1. This Regulation applies to activities subject to ministerial authorization under subparagraph 4 of the first paragraph of section 22 of the Environment Quality Act (chapter Q-2), herein called the “Act”.
More specifically, it provides the rules applicable to the compensation regime for adverse effects on wetlands and bodies of water provided for in Division V.1 of Chapter IV of Title I of the Act. It determines in particular the activities that are exempt from the requirement to compensate, the calculation method of the amount of the financial contribution payable as compensation and the cases in which the financial contribution may be replaced by work carried out to restore or create wetlands and bodies of water.
1242-2018O.C. 1242-2018, s. 1; I.N. 2019-12-01; 1369-2021O.C. 1369-2021, s. 11.