Ontario releases new Drainage Act and Conservation Authorities Act Protocol (DART Protocol)

Working through the multi-stakeholder Drainage Act & Section 28 Regulations Team (DART), the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs have completed a new Protocol for drain maintenance and repair activities. The protocol document provides a simplified and practical permissions process under the Conservation Authorities Act regulations for municipal drain maintenance and repair work performed under the Drainage Act.

Training is being provided for drainage superintendents and conservation authority staff. Register now for an upcoming training session in your area:

Southwestern Ontario: Florence
Monday, January 14th, 2013

Eastern Ontario: Manotick
Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Central Ontario: Guelph
Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

Read the Protocol at: DART Protocol.

For more information:
Toll Free: 1-877-424-1300
E-mail: ag.info.omafra@ontario.ca