You're using an outdated browser. This website will not display correctly and some features will not work.
Learn more about the browsers we support for a faster and safer online experience.

Registry Act
Loi sur l’enregistrement des actes

R.R.O. 1990, REGULATION 992

No Amendments

CANADA LANDS

Historical version for the period December 31, 1990 to March 20, 2005.

This Regulation is made in English only.

1. For the purposes of,

(a) filing plans of public lands under the Canada Lands Surveys Act;

(b) depositing plans and descriptions of land under the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Canada);

(c) registering,

(i) orders of the Governor in Council that transfer jurisdiction and control of land from the Government of Canada to the Government of Ontario, and

(ii) plans under the Public Transportation and Highway Improvement Act of land to which subclause (i) applies; and

(d) registering instruments that affect lands that were heretofore or are hereafter granted, in fee simple, by Canada,

the lands that comprise the national parks and Indian reserves set forth in Column 2 of the Schedule are annexed to the respective registry divisions set opposite thereto in Column 1. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 1.

2. (1) The land registrar of a registry division to which a national park or Indian reserve is annexed shall keep an index book in Form 1, to be called the “Canada Lands Index” in which he or she shall record plans, descriptions and orders filed, deposited or registered under clauses 1 (a), (b) and (c). R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 2 (1).

(2) Instruments to which clause 1 (d) applies shall be recorded in accordance with section 20 of the Act. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 2 (2).

3. (1) At least one page or series of pages shall be kept in the Canada Lands Index for each national park or Indian reserve and the pages shall be headed with the name of the park or reserve and consecutively numbered. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 3 (1).

(2) Where, in the opinion of the land registrar, more than one page or series of pages is required in respect of any national park or Indian reserve, he or she may divide the park or reserve for recording purposes, and shall keep a separate page or series of pages, appropriately headed, for each division of the park or reserve. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 3 (2).

4. The land registrar shall include an index in Form 2 at the beginning of the Canada Lands Index Book. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 4.

5. The land registrar shall endorse on a plan, description or order recorded under section 2 and on the duplicate received therewith, if any, his or her certificate in Form 3. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 5.

6. (1) Despite section 2, where, before the 1st day of April, 1967, an abstract index was kept for land in a national park or Indian reserve, the plans, descriptions and orders to which section 2 applies may be recorded in that abstract index in lieu of recording in the Canada Lands Index. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 6 (1).

(2) Where an abstract index is kept for land in a national park or Indian reserve and plans, descriptions and orders in respect of such land are recorded in the Canada Lands Index, the land registrar at the time of the recording of the first such plan, description or order shall enter in red ink under the proper heading in the abstract index the following notice:

“Subsequent dealings are recorded in the Canada Lands Index, volume (no.) commencing at page (no.)”.

R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 6 (2).

7. Where a national park or Indian reserve is not set out in the Schedule, the Director may direct the proper land registrar to deal with land in such park or reserve in accordance with this Regulation. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 7.

8. Where land within a national park or Indian reserve is granted by the Crown in fee simple and the Crown grant is registered under the Land Titles Act or the Registry Act, the land registrar shall make an entry under the proper heading in the Canada Lands Index of the particulars of the grant with a reference to the parcel register or abstract index in which the grant is recorded. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 8.

9. The requirements of this Regulation may, with the approval of the Director, be varied to apply to special circumstances. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 9.

10. This Regulation applies in respect of any plan, description, order or instrument referred to in section 1 that is presented for filing, deposit or registration on or after the 1st day of April, 1967. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 10.

11. Where a plan, description or order relates to land that is the whole or a part of a national park or Indian reserve and the land is registered under the Land Titles Act with Her Majesty in right of Canada as the registered owner, the plan, description or order shall be recorded under that Act in the parcel register for the land. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, s. 11.

SCHEDULE

Column 1

Column 2

Registry Division

National Parks and Indian Reserves

    1. Algoma (No. 1)

    1. Indian Reserves

 

Garden River No. 14

 

Govlais Bay No. 15A

 

Gros Cap No. 49

 

Gros Cap Indian Village No. 49A

 

Kapuskasing No. 83

 

Missanabie No. 62

 

Mississagi River No. 8

 

Obedjiwan No. 15E

 

Rankin Location No. 15D

 

Serpent River No. 7

 

Spanish River No. 5

 

Thessalon No. 12

    2. Brant (No. 2)

    2. Indian Reserves

 

Glebe Farm No. 40B

 

New Credit No. 40A (Tuscarora Twp.)

 

Six Nations No. 40 (Tuscarora and Onondaga Twps.)

    3. Bruce (No. 3)

    3. Indian Reserves

 

Cape Crocker No. 27

 

Chief’s Point No. 28

 

Saugeen No. 29

 

Saugeen Hunting Ground No. 60

 

National Parks

 

Flower Pot Island (part of Georgian Bay Islands National Park)

    4. Ottawa-Carleton (No. 5)

    4. (Reserved)

    5. Cochrane (No. 6)

    5. Indian Reserves

 

Abitibi No. 70

 

Constance Lake No. 92

 

English River No. 66

 

Flying Post No. 73

 

Moose Factory No. 68

 

New Post No. 69

    6. Dufferin (No. 7)

    6. (Reserved)

    7. Dundas (No. 8)

    7. (Reserved)

    8. Port Hope (No. 9)

    8. (Reserved)

    9. Newcastle (No. 10)

    9. (Reserved)

    10. Elgin (No. 11)

    10. (Reserved)

    11. Essex (No. 12)

    11. National Parks

 

Point Pelee

    12. Frontenac (No. 13)

    12. National Parks

 

Cedar Island (part of St. Lawrence Islands National Park)

    13. Glengarry (No. 14)

    13. Indian Reserves

 

Part of Cornwall Island Indian Reserve No. 59 comprising the following islands:

 

Butternut

 

The Cairn

 

Clark

 

Colquhoun (E & W)

 

Grape

 

Hamilton

 

Jacobs

 

Little Hog

 

Renshaw

 

Ross

 

Squaw

 

Stanley

 

St. Francis

 

Third Crab

 

Thompson

    14. Grenville (No. 15)

    14. Indian Reserves

 

Part of Cornwall Island Indian Reserve No. 59 comprising the following islands:

 

Drummond

 

Duck

 

Grass

 

Lame Squaw

 

Pier

 

Spencer

    15. Grey North (No. 16)

    15. (Reserved)

    16. Grey South (No. 17)

    16. (Reserved)

    17. Haldimand (No. 18)

    17. Indian Reserves

 

New Credit No. 40A (Oneida Twp.)

 

Six Nations No. 40 (Oneida Twp.)

    18. Haliburton (No. 19)

    18. (Reserved)

    19. Halton (No. 20)

    19. (Reserved)

    20. Hastings (No. 21)

    20. Indian Reserves

 

Tyendinaga No. 38

    21. Huron (No. 22)

    21. (Reserved)

    22. Kenora (No. 23)

    22. Indian Reserves

 

Agency No. 30

 

Attawapiskat No. 91

 

Attawapiskat No. 91A

 

Big Island No. 31D

 

Big Island No. 31E

 

Big Island No. 31F

 

Big Island No. 37

 

Big Trout Lake No. 84

 

Caribou Lake No. 87

 

Cat Lake No. 63C

 

Eagle Lake No. 27

 

English River No. 21

 

Factory Island No. 1

 

Fort Albany No. 67

 

Fort Hope No. 64

 

Fort Severn No. 89

 

Islington No. 29

 

Kenora No. 38B

 

Lac Seul No. 28

 

Lake of the

 

Woods No. 31B

 

Woods No. 31C

 

Woods No. 31G

 

Woods No. 31H

 

Woods No. 34

 

Woods No. 35J

 

Woods No. 37

 

Woods No. 37B

 

Marten Falls No. 65

 

Naongashing No. 31A

 

Naongashing No. 35A

 

Northwest

 

Angle No. 33B

 

Angle No. 34C

 

Angle No. 37B

 

Obabikong No. 35B

 

One Man Lake No. 29

 

Osnaburgh No. 638

 

Pikangikum No. 14

 

Rat Portage No. 38A

 

Sabaskong Bay No. 32C

 

Sabaskong Bay No. 35C

 

Sabaskong Bay No. 35D

 

Sabaskong Bay No. 35F

 

Sabaskong Bay No. 35H

 

Sachigo Lake No. 85

 

Sandy Lake No. 88

 

Shoal Lake No. 31J

 

Shoal Lake No. 34B1

 

Shoal Lake No. 34B2

 

Shoal Lake No. 37A

 

Shoal Lake No. 39

 

Shoal Lake No. 39A

 

Shoal Lake No. 40

 

Swan Lake No. 29

 

The Dalles No. 38C

 

Wabauskang No. 21

 

Wabigoon Lake No. 27

 

Whitefish Bay No. 32A

 

Whitefish Bay No. 33A

 

Whitefish Bay No. 34A

 

Winisk No. 90

 

Wunnamin Lake No. 86

 

Yellow Girl Bay No. 32B

    23. Kent (No. 24)

    23. Indian Reserves

 

Moravian No. 47

    24. Lambton (No. 25)

    24. Indian Reserves

 

Kettle Point No. 44

 

Sarnia No. 45

 

Walpole Island No. 46

    25. Lanark North (No. 26)

    25. (Reserved)

    26. Lanark South (No. 27)

    26. (Reserved)

    27. Leeds (No. 28)

    27. National Parks

 

(Part of St. Lawrence Islands National Park)

 

Mermaid Is.

)

 

Aubrey Is.

)

 

Beau Rivage Is.

) in front of the Twp. of Leeds

 

Gordon Is.

)

 

Camelot Is.

)

   
 

Endymion Is.

)

 

Constance Is.

) in front of the Twp. of Lansdowne

 

Georgina Is.

)

 

Adelaide Is. (in front of the Twp. of Yonge)

 

Stovin Is. (in front of the Twp. of Elizabethtown)

 

(Parts of Grenadier Is.) (in front of the Twp. of Escott)

 

Islands 7A & 7B

 

Mallorytown Landing (Twp. of Yonge)

    28. Lennox (No. 29)

    28. (Reserved)

    29. Niagara North (No. 30)

    29. (Reserved)

    30. Manitoulin (No. 31)

    30. Indian Reserves

 

Cockburn Is. No. 19

 

Manitoulin Is. No. 26

 

Pointe Grondine No. 3

 

Sheguiandah No. 24

 

Sheshegwaning No. 20

 

Sucker Creek No. 23

 

West Bay No. 22

 

Whitefish River No. 4

    31. Middlesex East (No. 33)

    31. (Reserved)

    32. Middlesex West (No. 34)

    32. Indian Reserves

 

Caradoc No. 42

 

Oneida No. 41

    33. Muskoka (No. 35)

    33. National Parks

 

Part of Georgian Bay Islands National Park:

 

Beausoleil Is. Islands Nos. 92, 93, part of 95, 147-0 & 154

)

opposite the geographic Township of Baxter, now in the Township of Georgian Bay

)

   
 

parts of Is. No. 75, part of Is. No. 139, Is. No. 200

)

opposite the geographic Township of Gibson, now in the Township of Georgian Bay

)

   
 

Islands Nos. 220, 221, 226, 355, 356, 358, 359, 371, 371A, 372, 373, 374, 383, 397, 400, 401½ & 402

)

opposite the former Township of Freeman, now in the Township of Georgian Bay

)

)

 

Indian Reserves

 

Gibson No. 31 (now in the Township of Georgian Bay formerly in the Township of Gibson)

 

Moose Point No. 79 (now in the Township of Georgian Bay, formerly in the Township of Freeman)

    34. Nipissing (No. 36)

    34. Indian Reserves

 

Bear Is. (Lake Timagami)

 

Nipissing No. 10 (Lake Nipissing)

    35. Norfolk (No. 37)

    35. (Reserved)

    36. Northumberland East (No. 38)

    36. (Reserved)

    37. Northumberland West (No. 39)

    37. Indian Reserves

 

Alderville No. 37

    38. Durham (No. 40)

    38. Indian Reserves

 

Scugog No. 34

    39. Oxford (No. 41)

    39. (Reserved)

    40. Parry Sound (No. 42)

    40. Indian Reserves

 

Dokis No. 9

 

French River No. 13

 

Henvey Inlet No. 2

 

Magnetawan No. 1

 

Naiscoutaing No. 17A

 

Parry Island No. 16

 

Shawanaga No. 17

 

Shawanaga No. 17B

 

National Parks

 

Part of Georgian Bay Islands National Park:

 

Islands Nos. 473, 497 and 504 (McQuaid Island) (opposite Conger Twp.)

    41. Peel (No. 43)

    41. (Reserved)

    42. Perth (No. 44)

    42. (Reserved)

    43. Peterborough (No. 45)

    43. Indian Reserves

 

Islands in the Trent Waters

 

Nos. 36A (Islands in Pigeon, Buckhorn and Stony Lakes)

 

Curve Lake No. 35

 

Curve Lake No. 35A

 

(Fox Island in Buckhorn Lake)

 

Hiawatha No. 36

 

Sugar Island No. 37A

    44. Prescott (No. 46)

    44. (Reserved)

    45. Prince Edward (No. 47)

    45. (Reserved)

    46. Rainy River (No. 48)

    46. Indian Reserves

 

Agency No. 1

 

Big Grassy River No. 35G

 

Big Is. Mainland No. 93

 

Couchiching No. 16A

 

Manitou Rapids No. 11

 

Neguaguon Lake No. 25D

 

Rainy Lake No. 17A

 

Rainy Lake No. 17B

 

Rainy Lake No. 18C

 

Rainy Lake No. 26A

 

Rainy Lake No. 26B

 

Rainy Lake No. 26C

 

Seine River No. 23A

 

Seine River No. 23B

 

Sturgeon Falls No. 23

    47. Renfrew (No. 49)

    47. Indian Reserves

 

Golden Lake No. 39

    48. Russell (No. 50)

    48. (Reserved)

    49. Simcoe (No. 51)

    49. Indian Reserves

 

Christian Islands No. 30 (3 islands) Christian Island No. 30A (Part of Lot 20, Con. XXI, Twp. of Tiny)

 

Rama No. 32

    50. Stormont (No. 52)

    50. Indian Reserves

 

Part of Cornwall Island Indian Reserve No. 59 comprising the following islands:

 

Cornwall

 

First Crab

 

Pilon

    51. Sudbury (No. 53)

    51. Indian Reserves

 

Chapleau No. 61

 

Chapleau No. 61A

 

Chapleau No. 74

 

Chapleau No. 74A

 

Chapleau No. 75

 

Mattagami No. 71

 

Mountbatten No. 76A

 

Wanapitei No. 11

 

Whitefish Lake No. 6

    52. Timiskaming (No. 54)

    52. Indian Reserves

 

Matachewan No. 72

    53. Thunder Bay (No. 55)

    53. Indian Reserves

 

Aroland No. 83

 

Fort William No. 52

 

Gull River No. 55

 

Jackfish No. 57

 

Lac des Milles Lacs No. 22A1

 

Lake Helen Indian Settlement

 

Long Lake No. 58

 

Long Lake No. 77

 

MacDairmid Indian Settlement

 

McIntyre Bay No. 54

 

Mobert No. 82

 

Osnaburgh No. 63A

 

Pays Plat No. 51

 

Pic River No. 50

 

Red Rock No. 53

 

Seine River No. 22A2

 

White Sand River No. 81

    54. Victoria (No. 59)

    54. Indian Reserves

 

Islands in the Trent Waters No. 36A

    55. Waterloo North (No. 58)

    55. (Reserved)

    56. Niagara South (No. 59)

    56. (Reserved)

    57. Wellington North (No. 60)

    57. (Reserved)

    58. Wellington South (No. 61)

    58. (Reserved)

    59. Wentworth (No. 62)

    59. (Reserved)

    60. Toronto (No. 63)

    60. (Reserved)

    61. Toronto Boroughs (No. 64)

    61. (Reserved)

    62. York Region

    62. Indian Reserves

 

Georgina Islands No. 33

 

(3 islands — Georgina Is., Snake Is. and Fox Is.)

    63. Waterloo South (No. 67)

    63. (Reserved)

R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, Sched.

FORM 1
CANADA LANDS INDEX

Registry Act

R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, Form 1.

FORM 2
INDEX TO CANADA LANDS INDEX

Registry Act

R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, Form 2.

FORM 3
CERTIFICATE OF RECORDING

Registry Act

R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 992, Form 3.