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Certificate 6185

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Transport
Canada
Safety and Security

Transport Dangerous
Goods Directorate
330 Sparks Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N5
Transports
Canada
Sécurité et sûreté

Direction générale du
transport des marchandises dangereuses
330, rue Sparks
Ottawa (Ontario) K1A 0N5

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

Certificate No.: SA 6185 (REN 8)

Certificate Holder: Nishnawbe Aski Police Service

Mode of Transport: Air

Issue Date: 2017-03-17

Expiry Date: 2019-04-30

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Nishnawbe Aski Police Service, to handle, offer for transport or transport, by aircraft operated under Part VII of the Canadian Aviation Regulations, dangerous goods that are:

• UN1950, AEROSOLS, flammable, containing substances in Class 6.1, Packing Group II, Class 2.1(6.1), or

• UN1950, AEROSOLS, non-flammable, containing substances in Class 6.1, Packing Group II, Class 2.2(6.1),

in a manner that does not comply with paragraphs 12.1(1)(c), 12.1(1)(d), and 12.1(1)(e) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations as well as columns 10, 11, 12, and 13 in Table 3 1 of Chapter 2 of Parts 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air, as incorporated by reference in subsection 12.1(2) and of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions if:

(a) the person offering the dangerous goods for transport notifies the air operator of the presence of the dangerous goods;

(b) the means of containment containing the dangerous goods is secured on the aircraft;

(c) when the dangerous goods are being transported in the cabin of the aircraft, they are secured in a location not easily accessible to the passengers;

(d) the pilot of the aircraft is notified of the presence of the dangerous goods when he is not involved in the handling of the dangerous goods;

(e) when making connecting flights, either using scheduled flights or charter flights, with the same airline, the person notifies the new crew members of the presence of the dangerous goods;

(f) when making connecting flights, either using scheduled flights or charter flights, with a different airline, the person offers for transport the dangerous goods to the new airline;

(g) a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate accompanies the dangerous goods;

(h) the person offering the dangerous goods for transport ensures that:

(i) the quantity of dangerous goods per aerosol container is less than or equal to 400 ml,

(ii) the aerosol container is in compliance with section 5.11 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations and has two means of protection against actuation,

(iii) the aerosol container is placed in an outer means of containment that is clearly marked with "UN1950 - Pepper Spray" and is designed, constructed, filled, closed, secured, and maintained so that under normal condition of transport, including handling, there will be no accidental release of dangerous goods that could endanger public safety,

(iv) the means of containment containing the aerosol container is transported in a baggage compartment that is separate from the passenger cabin, or an area of the aircraft, approved by Transport Canada for transporting cargo, outside the aircraft cabin to prevent the dangerous goods from entering the air supply of the cabin of the aircraft, and

(v) if condition (h)(iv) of this certificate is not possible, the means of containment containing the aerosol container may be transported in the cabin of an aircraft, and the passengers are notified of its location.

Note: The issuance of this Equivalency Certificate in no way reduces the certificate holder's responsibility to comply with any other requirements of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Air, the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, and the Canadian Aviation Regulationsnot specifically addressed in this certificate.

Signature of Issuing Authority

Image in permit

David Lamarche

Chief

Permits and Approvals division


(The following is for information purposes only and is not part of the certificate.)

Contact Person:

Shelly Legary

Quartermaster

Nishnawbe Aski Police Service

309 COURT ST South
THUNDER BAY Ontario
P7B2Y1 Canada

Telephone:

807-623-2161

Fax:

807-623-2252

E-mail:

shelly.legary@naps.ca

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate allows the certificate holder to handle, offer for transport or transport forbidden dangerous goods.

Legend for Certificate Number

SH - Road, SR - Rail, SA - Air, SM - Marine

SU - More than one Mode of Transport

Ren. - Renewal



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Date modified:
2017-06-19