Policies and Guidelines

Guidelines for Permitting Under Section 73 of the Species at Risk Act

Under section 73 of the Species at Risk Act (SARA), the competent minister may enter into an agreement or issue a permit authorizing a person to engage in an activity affecting a listed wildlife species, any part of its critical habitat, or the residences of its individuals. These guidelines provide information to permit seekers on how to apply for a SARA permit.


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Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Gatineau, QC
K1A 0H3
Tel: 800-668-6767
Fax: 819-994-1412
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