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Certificate 9794

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Safety and Security

Transport Dangerous
Goods Directorate
330 Sparks Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N5
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.: SU 9794 (Ren. 5)

Certificate Holder: Sûreté du Québec

Mode of Transport: Road, Rail, Air, Marine

Issue Date: May 16, 2016

Expiry Date: September 30, 2018


This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the officers of the Sûreté du Québec, for the purpose of carrying out their duties, to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by any means of transport, dangerous goods including forensic samples, in a manner that does not comply with the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are in quantities that do not exceed the quantities normally required for these duties;

(b) the dangerous goods are accompanied by the officers of the Sûreté du Québec on board the means of transport;

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 9794 (Ren. 5)


(c) before the dangerous goods are loaded on the means of transport, the certificate holder provides a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate to the transporter or air operator and receives authorization from the transporter or air operator for the transportation of the dangerous goods.

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


David Lamarche P. Eng., ing.


Permits and Approvals Division

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 9794 (Ren. 5)

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

Contact Person: Michel Carle

Chef pilote des hélicoptères

Direction des opérations aériennes

Service aérien gouvernemental

Ministère des Transports, de la Mobilité durable et de l'Électrification des transports

5000, route de l'Aéroport

St-Hubert QC J3Y 8Y9

Telephone: 450-676-6682

Facsimile: 450-676-0921


Explanatory Note

The members and the employees of the Sûreté du Québec require dangerous goods to be carried and utilized in the performance of their duties to ensure public safety.

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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