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Appendix

Revoked confined space provisions by regulation (old) to newly consolidated regulation (new)

Note: * denotes changed sections

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Specified sections are amended
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Part II.1 Confined Spaces is revoked
    Sections 221.1 to 221.19
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Part I.1 Confined Spaces is revoked
    Sections 119.1 to 119.20
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Part XII - Confined Spaces is revoked
    Sections 294 to 313
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Confined Spaces
    Sections 43 to 43.19 are revoked

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05

Definitions: "acceptable atmospheric levels"

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 1(a) to Section 1(c)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Section 221.2(a) to Section 221.2(c)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.1(a) to Section 119.1(c)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Section 294(a) to Section 294(c)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43(a) to Section 43(c)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 1(a) to Section 1(c)
    Section 1(d)* - new

Application

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 2
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Section 221.1
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Not applicable
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Not applicable
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Not applicable

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 2

Exceptions

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 3(1)(a)(b)(c) to Section 3(3)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Non-application
    Section 221.3(1) – Firefighter
    Section 221.3(1) – Gas Technician
    Section 221.3(2) – Emergency Work
    Section 221.3(3) Diving Operation
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.2(1) to Section 119.2(3)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Section 295(1) to Section 295(3)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.1(1) to Section 43.1(3)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 3(1)*
    Section 3(2)
    Section 3(3)

Confined spaces with multi-employer involvement

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 4(1) to Section 4(4)(a)(b)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Coordination Document, Multi-Employer
    Section 221.4(1) to Section 221.4(3)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.3(1) Section 119.3(4)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Coordination Document
    Section 296(1) to Section 296(4)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.2(1) to Section 43.2(4)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 4(1)
    Section 4(2)*
    Section 4(3)*
    Section 4(4)(a)
    Section 4(4)(b)*
    Section 4(4)(c)*- new

Program

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 5(1) to Section 5(6)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Section 221.5(1) to Section 221.5(5)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.4(1) to Section 119.4(6)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Section 297(1) to Section 297(6)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.3(1) to Section 43.3(6)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    All changed:
    Section 5(1)* to Section 5(7)*
    Section 5(6)*-new

Assessment

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 6(1) to Section 6(9)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Hazard Assessment
    Section 221.6(1) to Section 221.6(9)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.5(1) to Section 119.5(9)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Hazard Assessment Section 298(1) to Section 298(9)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.4(1) to Section 43.4(9)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 6(1) to Section 6(9)
    Changes to Section 6(8)*

Plan

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 7(1) to Section 7(5)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Section 221.7(1) to Section 221.7(5)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.6(1) to Section 119.6(5)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Entry Plan
    Section 299(1) to Section 299(5)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.5(1) to Section 43.5(5)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Hazard recognition and other general training

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Hazard recognition and other general training
    Section 8(1) to Section 8(7)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Worker Training
    Section 221.8(1) to Section 221.8(5)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.7(1) to Section 119.7(7)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    General Training
    Section 300(1) to Section 300(7)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.6(1) to Section 43.6(7)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Hazard recognition and other general training - workplaces other than projects
    Section 8(0.1)* - new to Section 8(7)

Plan-specific training

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Plan-specific training
    Section 9(1) to Section 9(4)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Not applicable
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.8(1) to Section 119.8(4)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Section 301(1) to Section 301(4)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.7(1) to Section 43.7(4)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Plan-specific training – workplaces other than projects
    Section 9(0.1)*- new to Section 9(4)

New Subsection: Training - projects

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Not applicable
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Not applicable
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Not applicable
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Not applicable
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Not applicable

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    New: Section 9.1(1) to Section 9.1(6)

Entry permit

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 10(1) to Section 10(4)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Section 221.9(1) to Section 221.9(4)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.9(1) to Section 119.9(4)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Section 302(1) to Section 302(4)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.8(1) to Section 43.8(4)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

On-site rescue procedures

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 11(1) to Section 11(3)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Section 221.10(1) to Section 221.10(3)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.10(1) to Section 119.10(3)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Rescue Procedures
    Section 303(1) to Section 303(3)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.9(1) to Section 43.9(3)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Rescue equipment and methods of communication

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 12(1) to Section 12(3)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Rescue Equipment
    Section 221.11(1) to Section 221.11(3)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.11(1) to Section 119.11(3)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Rescue Equipment
    Section 304(1) to Section 304(3)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.10(1) to Section 43.10(3)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Personal protective equipment, clothing and devices

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 13
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Protective Clothing and Equipment
    Section 221.12
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.12
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Personal Protective Equipment
    Section 305
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.11

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Isolation of energy and control of materials movement

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 14(a)(b)(c)(d)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Adequate Protection re: Hazardous Substances - Section 221.13(a)
    re: Electrical Energy - Section 221.13(b)
    re: Moving Parts of Equipment - Section 221.13(c)
    re: Free-Flowing Materials - Section 221.13(d)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.13(a)(b)(c)(d)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Energy, Material Movement Section 306(a)(b)(c)(d)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.12(a)(b)(c)(d)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Attendant

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 15(1) and Section 15(2)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Section 221.14(1) and Section 221.14(2)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.14(1) and Section 119.14(2)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Section 307(1) and Section 307(2)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.13(1) and Section 43.13(2)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Means for entering and exiting

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 16
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Not applicable
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.15
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Egress
    Section 308
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.14

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Preventing unauthorized entry

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 17
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Unauthorized Entry
    Section 221.15
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.16
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Unauthorized Entry
    Section 309
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.15

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 17*

Atmospheric testing

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 18 (1) to Section 18(7)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Section 221.16(1) to Section 221.16(7)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.17(1) to Section 119.17(7)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Section 310(1) to Section 310(7)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.16(1) to Section 43.16(7)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Explosive and flammable substances

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 19(1) to Section 19(6)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Atmospheric Hazards
    Section 221.17(1) to Section 221.17(5)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.18(1) to Section 119.18(6)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Explosive or Flammable Atmosphere
    Section 311(1) to Section 311(6)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.17(1) to Section 43.17(6)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Ventilation and purging

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 20(1) to Section 20(5)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Atmospheric Hazards
    Section 221.18(1) to Section 221.18(4)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.19(1) to Section 119.19(5)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Section 312(1) to Section 312(5)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.18(1) to Section 43.18(5)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    No changes

Records

Old

  • Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 21(1) and Section 21(2)
  • Construction Projects (O. Reg. 213/91)
    Written Documents
    Section 221.19(1) and Section 221.19(2)
  • Industrial Establishments (Reg. 851)
    Section 119.20(1) and Section 119.20(2)
  • Mines and Mining Plants (Reg. 854)
    Record Retention
    Section 313(1) and Section 313(2)
  • Health Care and Residential Facilities (O. Reg. 67/93)
    Section 43.19(1) and Section 43.19(2)

New

  • Amended Confined Space Regulation O. Reg. 632/05
    Section 21(1)*
    Section 21(2)* - new
    Section 21(3)*

In Force Date: July 1, 2011

Other

Industrial Establishments: Cross-reference changed to amended Regulation

Old

  • Section 50

New

  • Section 50*

Construction Projects: Cross-reference changed to amended Regulation

Old

  • Section 247(1)(a)
  • Section 247(1)(b)
  • Section 247(1)(c)

New

  • Section 247(1)(a)
  • Section 247(1)(b)*
  • Section 247(1)(c)
Updated: July 05, 2022
Published: July 05, 2022