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Railway Operating Certificate Regulations

Version of section 7 from 2015-04-01 to 2023-09-13:

Marginal note:Contents of an application

  •  (1) An application must contain all of the following:

    • (a) the applicant’s legal name;

    • (b) a description of the railways, by province and territory, on which the applicant will operate railway equipment;

    • (c) a description of the applicant’s operations;

    • (d) a list of the rules that the applicant has in order to meet the conditions of issuance; and

    • (e) an attestation by the applicant’s chief executive officer or most senior officer that the application is complete and accurate and that the applicant

      • (i) has the human and financial resources to operate railway equipment on a railway at the highest level of safety, and

      • (ii) has or will have a safety management system that meets the requirements of the Railway Safety Management System Regulations, 2015.

  • Marginal note:List of instruments

    (2) The application must also contain a list of all the instruments — including agreements with railway companies, provincial laws and territorial laws — that contain safety requirements that apply to the operation of railway equipment by the applicant on the railways described in accordance with subsection (1). The list must

    • (a) be organized by instrument type; and

    • (b) describe each instrument and any requirements respecting

      • (i) the management of fatigue for operating employees,

      • (ii) the medical fitness for duty of employees who hold positions that are critical to the safe operation of railway equipment, and

      • (iii) employee qualifications.

  • SOR/2015-26, s. 88
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