The TDG Regulations have been amended to adopt the International Update of 2016. This updated version of the TDG (SOR/2017-137) was published in Part II of the Canada Gazette on July 12, 2017 and are now in effect.
Transport Canada has provided a summary of the changes and the link to the Gazette publication at the following URL:
The majority of changes are to bring the TDG in line with international legislation and standards.
Proposed Changes to Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Air: Part 12
Transport Canada is proposing changes to Part 12 of the TDGR, including amendments to transportation to or from remote areas (‘Limited Access’ Provisions) and aerial work. More information, including consultation documents, can be found at http://www.letstalktransportation.ca/part12air
Comments will be accepted until August 8, 2017 and can be submitted via email to TC.TDGRegulatoryProposal-TMDPropositionReglementaire.TC@tc.gc.ca
If you have any questions regarding the amended TDGR or the proposed changes to Part 12, please contact Mark Roehler.