Wastewater Systems Effluent Regulations

Presented by:
Shawn Michajluk, Environment Canada

These Regulations were released in July 2012, addressing all continuous and intermittent discharge systems with a design capacity or annual discharge of 100 cubic meters per day or more. These Regulations have national performance standards, monitoring, reporting and record-keeping requirements. Requirements are phased-in, with some starting as soon as January 1, 2013. Learn more about the benefits of these regulations, their requirements and timelines to meet them.