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filed December 28, 2022 under Conservation Authorities Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. C.27

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ontario regulation 594/22

made under the

Conservation Authorities Act

Made: December 15, 2022
Filed: December 28, 2022
Published on e-Laws: December 28, 2022
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: January 14, 2023

Amending O. Reg. 686/21


1. Ontario Regulation 686/21 is amended by striking out “Ministry of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry” wherever it appears in the following provisions and substituting in each case “Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry”:

1. Paragraph 5 of subsection 3 (2).

2. Subsection 7 (1).

2. Subsection 11 (1) of the Regulation is amended by adding the following paragraph:

9. Whether or not the parcel or a portion of the parcel is suitable for the purposes of housing and housing infrastructure development, including identifying,

i. any applicable zoning by-law passed under section 34 or 38 of the Planning Act or any predecessor of them,

ii. if the parcel or a portion of the parcel augments any natural heritage located within the authority’s area of jurisdiction, and

iii. if the parcel or a portion of the parcel integrates with other provincially or municipally owned lands or other publicly accessible lands and trails within the authority’s area of jurisdiction.


3. This Regulation comes into force on the later of January 1, 2023 and the day this Regulation is filed.