Q-2, r. 46.1 - Regulation respecting a cap-and-trade system for greenhouse gas emission allowances

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7. Every emitter referred to in section 2 must register for the system by providing the Minister with the following information and documents:
(1)  the name and contact information for the enterprise, any other name used by the enterprise in Québec to identify itself in the pursuit of its activities, its legal status, the date and place of its constitution and the business number assigned under the Act respecting the legal publicity of enterprises (chapter P-44.1);
(2)  a list of its directors and officers, with their position within the enterprise and, at the Minister’s request, their work addresses;
(3)  the name and contact information for each establishment covered, the type of operation, the activities pursued, the processes and equipment used and, if applicable, the 6-digit code under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS Canada) and establishment number assigned under the Inventaire québécois des émissions atmosphériques kept by the Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement, de la Faune et des Parcs;
(4)  except for the emitter referred to in subparagraph 1 of the second paragraph of section 2, for each of the 3 years preceding the application for registration and for each establishment covered that exercises an activity listed in Table A in Part I of Appendix C,
(a)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, either reported or verified, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(b)  the total quantity of each reference unit;
(c)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, for each reference unit, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(d)  the total quantity of fuel used, by type of fuel and by reference unit; and
(e)  the calculation methods used;
(5)  (paragraph revoked);
(6)  a list of the subsidiaries, parent legal persons and persons having control of the emitter within the meaning of the second paragraph of section 9, with the control percentage between each entity, which information may also be provided in the form of a diagram;
(7)  in the case of a business corporation, the names and contact information of the persons controlling over 10% of the voting rights attached to all the outstanding voting securities of the emitter;
(8)  in the case of a partnership, the name and contact information of each partner or, in the case of a limited partnership, the name and contact information of each general partner and the name and contact information of each special partner having provided over 10% of the common stock;
(9)  a declaration signed by a director or any other officer, or a resolution of the board of directors including an undertaking to comply with the conditions of this Regulation and attesting that the information and documents provided are valid and that consent has been given as to their communication when necessary for the purposes of this Regulation and of the corresponding rules and regulations of a partner entity.
An application for registration for the system must be sent to the Minister
(1)  on or after 1 May 2012 but not later than 1 September 2012, in the case of an emitter other than an emitter referred to in subparagraph 2 of this paragraph whose reported emissions for 2009, 2010 or 2011 for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(2)  not later than 1 September 2014, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities whose reported emissions for 2013 are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(3)  not later than 1 September following the submission of the first emissions report reporting emissions equal to or exceeding the threshold, in the case of an emitter referred to in subparagraph 1 of this paragraph whose verified emissions for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold during a year following the year mentioned in that subparagraph;
(4)  not later than 1 September 2015, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities whose verified emissions for 2014 for those activities are equal to or exceed 25,000 metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(5)  on or after 1 January 2016 but not later than 1 September 2016, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities who can prove that the verified emissions for 2015 for those activities will be equal to or exceed 25,000 metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(6)  on or after 1 January of the year concerned, but not later than 1 September following the submission of the first emissions report reporting emissions equal to or exceeding the threshold, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities who can demonstrate that the verified emissions for 2016 or a subsequent year will be equal to or exceed the emissions threshold.
O.C. 1297-2011, s. 7; O.C. 1184-2012, s. 7; O.C. 1138-2013, s. 2; O.C. 902-2014, s. 4; O.C. 1089-2015, s. 5; 1125-2017O.C. 1125-2017, s. 7.
7. Every emitter to which this Regulation applies must register for the system by providing the Minister with the following information and documents:
(1)  the name and contact information for the enterprise, any other name used by the enterprise in Québec to identify itself in the pursuit of its activities, its legal status, the date and place of its constitution and the business number assigned under the Act respecting the legal publicity of enterprises (chapter P-44.1);
(2)  a list of its directors and officers including their work addresses;
(3)  the name and contact information for each establishment covered, the type of operation, the activities pursued, the processes and equipment used and, if applicable, the 6-digit code under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS Canada) and establishment number assigned under the Inventaire québécois des émissions atmosphériques kept by the Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement, de la Faune et des Parcs;
(4)  except for the emitter referred to in subparagraph 1 of the second paragraph of section 2, for each of the 3 years preceding the application for registration and for each establishment covered that exercises an activity listed in Table A in Part I of Appendix C,
(a)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, either reported or verified, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(b)  the total quantity of each reference unit;
(c)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, for each reference unit, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(d)  the total quantity of fuel used, by type of fuel and by reference unit; and
(e)  the calculation methods used;
(5)  the name and contact information of the person responsible for the GHG emissions report for each covered establishment;
(6)  a list of the subsidiaries or parent legal persons of the emitter, with the control percentage between each entity, which information may also be provided in the form of a diagram;
(7)  in the case of a business corporation, the names and contact information of the persons controlling over 10% of the voting rights attached to all the outstanding voting securities of the emitter;
(8)  in the case of a partnership, the name and contact information of each partner or, in the case of a limited partnership, the name and contact information of each general partner and the name and contact information of each special partner having provided over 10% of the common stock;
(9)  a declaration signed by the chief officer or a resolution of the board of directors including an undertaking to comply with the conditions of this Regulation and attesting that the information and documents provided are valid and that consent has been given as to their communication when necessary for the purposes of this Regulation and of the corresponding rules and regulations of a partner entity.
An application for registration for the system must be sent to the Minister
(1)  on or after 1 May 2012 but not later than 1 September 2012, in the case of an emitter other than an emitter referred to in subparagraph 2 of this paragraph whose reported emissions for 2009, 2010 or 2011 for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(2)  not later than 1 September 2014, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities whose reported emissions for 2013 are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(3)  not later than 1 September following the submission of the first emissions report reporting emissions equal to or exceeding the threshold, in the case of an emitter referred to in subparagraph 1 of this paragraph whose verified emissions for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold during a year following the year mentioned in that subparagraph;
(4)  not later than 1 September 2015, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities whose verified emissions for 2014 for those activities are equal to or exceed 25,000 metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(5)  on or after 1 January 2016 but not later than 1 September 2016, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities who can prove that the verified emissions for 2015 for those activities will be equal to or exceed 25,000 metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(6)  on or after 1 January of the year concerned, but not later than 1 September following the submission of the first emissions report reporting emissions equal to or exceeding the threshold, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities who can demonstrate that the verified emissions for 2016 or a subsequent year will be equal to or exceed the emissions threshold.
O.C. 1297-2011, s. 7; O.C. 1184-2012, s. 7; O.C. 1138-2013, s. 2; O.C. 902-2014, s. 4; O.C. 1089-2015, s. 5.
7. Every emitter to which this Regulation applies must register for the system by providing the Minister with the following information and documents:
(1)  the name and contact information for the enterprise, any other name used by the enterprise in Québec to identify itself in the pursuit of its activities, its legal status, the date and place of its constitution and the business number assigned under the Act respecting the legal publicity of enterprises (chapter P-44.1);
(2)  a list of its directors and officers including their work addresses;
(3)  the name and contact information for each establishment covered, the type of operation, the activities pursued, the processes and equipment used and, if applicable, the 6-digit code under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS Canada) and establishment number assigned under the Inventaire québécois des émissions atmosphériques kept by the Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement, de la Faune et des Parcs;
(4)  for each of the 5 years preceding the application for registration and for each establishment covered that exercises an activity listed in Table A in Part I of Appendix C,
(a)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, either reported or verified, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(b)  the total quantity of each reference unit;
(c)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, for each reference unit, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(d)  the total quantity of fuel used, by type of fuel and by reference unit; and
(e)  the calculation methods used;
(5)  the name and contact information of the person responsible for the GHG emissions report for each covered establishment;
(6)  a list of the subsidiaries or parent legal persons of the emitter, with the names of their directors and officers;
(7)  in the case of a business corporation, the names and contact information of the persons controlling over 10% of the voting rights attached to all the outstanding voting securities of the emitter;
(8)  in the case of a partnership, the name and contact information of each partner or, in the case of a limited partnership, the name and contact information of each general partner and the name and contact information of each special partner having provided over 10% of the common stock;
(9)  a declaration signed by the chief officer or a resolution of the board of directors including an undertaking to comply with the conditions of this Regulation and attesting that the information and documents provided are valid and that consent has been given as to their communication when necessary for the purposes of this Regulation and of the corresponding rules and regulations of a partner entity.
An application for registration for the system must be sent to the Minister
(1)  on or after 1 May 2012 but not later than 1 September 2012, in the case of an emitter other than an emitter referred to in subparagraph 2 of this paragraph whose reported emissions for 2009, 2010 or 2011 for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(2)  not later than 1 September 2014, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities whose reported emissions for 2013 are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(3)  not later than 1 September following the submission of the first emissions report reporting emissions equal to or exceeding the threshold, in the case of an emitter referred to in subparagraph 1 or 2 of this paragraph whose verified emissions for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold during a year following the years mentioned in those subparagraphs.
O.C. 1297-2011, s. 7; O.C. 1184-2012, s. 7; O.C. 1138-2013, s. 2; O.C. 902-2014, s. 4.
7. Every emitter to which this Regulation applies must register for the system by providing the Minister with the following information and documents:
(1)  the name and contact information for the enterprise, any other name used by the enterprise in Québec to identify itself in the pursuit of its activities, its legal status, the date and place of its constitution and the business number assigned under the Act respecting the legal publicity of enterprises (chapter P-44.1);
(2)  a list of its directors and officers including their home and work addresses;
(3)  the name and contact information for each establishment covered, the type of operation, the activities pursued, the processes and equipment used and, if applicable, the 6-digit code under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS Canada) and establishment number assigned under the Inventaire québécois des émissions atmosphériques kept by the Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement, de la Faune et des Parcs;
(4)  for each of the 5 years preceding the application for registration and for each establishment covered that exercises an activity listed in Table A in Part I of Appendix C,
(a)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, either reported or verified, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(b)  the total quantity of each reference unit;
(c)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, for each reference unit, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(d)  the total quantity of fuel used, by type of fuel and by reference unit; and
(e)  the calculation methods used;
(5)  the name and contact information of the person responsible for the GHG emissions report for each covered establishment;
(6)  a list of the subsidiaries or parent legal persons of the emitter, with the names and home addresses of their directors and officers;
(7)  in the case of a business corporation, the names and contact information of the persons controlling over 10% of the voting rights attached to all the outstanding voting securities of the emitter;
(8)  in the case of a partnership, the name and contact information of each partner or, in the case of a limited partnership, the name and contact information of each general partner and the name and contact information of each special partner having provided over 10% of the common stock;
(9)  a declaration signed by the chief officer or a resolution of the board of directors including an undertaking to comply with the conditions of this Regulation.
An application for registration for the system must be sent to the Minister
(1)  on or after 1 May 2012 but not later than 1 September 2012, in the case of an emitter other than an emitter referred to in subparagraph 2 of this paragraph whose reported emissions for 2009, 2010 or 2011 for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(2)  not later than 1 September 2014, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities whose reported emissions for 2013 are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(3)  not later than 1 September following the submission of the first emissions report reporting emissions equal to or exceeding the threshold, in the case of an emitter referred to in subparagraph 1 or 2 of this paragraph whose verified emissions for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold during a year following the years mentioned in those subparagraphs.
O.C. 1297-2011, s. 7; O.C. 1184-2012, s. 7; O.C. 1138-2013, s. 2.
7. Every emitter to which this Regulation applies must register for the system by providing the Minister with the following information and documents:
(1)  the name and contact information for the enterprise, any other name used by the enterprise in Québec to identify itself in the pursuit of its activities, its legal status, the date and place of its constitution and the business number assigned under the Act respecting the legal publicity of enterprises (chapter P-44.1);
(2)  a list of its directors and officers including their home and work addresses;
(3)  the name and contact information for each establishment covered, the type of operation, the activities pursued, the processes and equipment used and, if applicable, the 6-digit code under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS Canada) and the identification number assigned under the National Pollutant Release Inventory of the Government of Canada;
(4)  for each of the 5 years preceding the application for registration and for each establishment covered that exercises an activity listed in Table A in Part I of Appendix C,
(a)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, either reported or verified, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(b)  the total quantity of each reference unit;
(c)  the total quantity of GHG emissions, by category of GHG emissions referred to in Division B of Part II of Schedule C, for each reference unit, in metric tonnes CO2 equivalent;
(d)  the total quantity of fuel used, by type of fuel and by reference unit; and
(e)  the calculation methods used;
(5)  the name and contact information of the person responsible for the GHG emissions report for each covered establishment;
(6)  a list of the subsidiaries or parent legal persons of the emitter, with the names and home addresses of their directors and officers;
(7)  in the case of a business corporation, the names and contact information of the persons controlling over 10% of the voting rights attached to all the outstanding voting securities of the emitter;
(8)  in the case of a partnership, the name and contact information of each partner or, in the case of a limited partnership, the name and contact information of each general partner and the name and contact information of each special partner having provided over 10% of the common stock;
(9)  a declaration signed by the chief officer or a resolution of the board of directors including an undertaking to comply with the conditions of this Regulation.
An application for registration for the system must be sent to the Minister
(1)  on or after 1 May 2012 but not later than 1 September 2012, in the case of an emitter other than an emitter referred to in subparagraph 2 of this paragraph whose reported emissions for 2009, 2010 or 2011 for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(2)  not later than 1 September 2014, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities whose reported emissions for 2013 are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(3)  not later than 1 September following the submission of the first emissions report reporting emissions equal to or exceeding the threshold, in the case of an emitter referred to in subparagraph 1 or 2 of this paragraph whose verified emissions for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold during a year following the years mentioned in those subparagraphs.
O.C. 1297-2011, s. 7; O.C. 1184-2012, s. 7.
7. Every emitter to which this Regulation applies must register for the system by providing the Minister with the following information and documents:
(1)  the name and contact information for the enterprise and each establishment covered, along with a list of the directors and officers including their home address;
(2)  the business number assigned to the emitter pursuant to the Act respecting the legal publicity of enterprises (chapter P-44.1), along with the identification number assigned under the National Pollutant Release Inventory of the Government of Canada, if any;
(3)  the type of establishment operated, the activities pursued, the processes and equipment used and, if applicable, the 6-digit code under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS Canada);
(4)  the total quantity of reported emissions and verified emissions for each covered establishment, for each of the 5 years preceding the application for registration, if the information is available;
(5)  the name and contact information of the person responsible for the GHG emissions report for each covered establishment;
(6)  a list of the subsidiaries or parent legal persons of the emitter, with the names and home addresses of their directors and officers;
(7)  a list of the persons controlling over 10% of the voting rights attached to all the outstanding voting securities of the emitter.
An application for registration for the system must be sent to the Minister
(1)  on or after 1 May 2012 but not later than 1 September 2012, in the case of an emitter other than an emitter referred to in subparagraph 2 of this paragraph whose reported emissions for 2009, 2010 or 2011 for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold;
(2)  on or after 1 May 2012 but not later than 1 September 2014, in the case of an emitter pursuing fuel distribution activities whose reported emissions for 2012 or 2013 are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold prior to 1 January 2014;
(3)  not later than 1 September following the submission of the first emissions report reporting emissions equal to or exceeding the threshold, in the case of an emitter referred to in subparagraph 1 or 2 of this paragraph whose verified emissions for an establishment are equal to or exceed the emissions threshold during a year following the years mentioned in those subparagraphs.
O.C. 1297-2011, s. 7.