The Environmental Review Tribunal has granted the Federation of Tiny Township Shoreline Associations (FOTTSA), represented by CELA lawyers, leave to appeal a Permit to Take Water issued by the Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks under the Ontario Water Resources Act. The Permit concerns aggregate washing for a gravel pit operation in Tiny Township, Simcoe County.
CELA has prepared an analysis of Schedules 6 and 10 of Ontario Bill 245, which proposes various reforms to the province's administrative law framework for adjudicating environmental and land use planning appeals. Download CELA's full brief here: CELA-Brief-Bill 245-March 2,…
CELA's response to this consultation posted to the Environmental Registry of Ontario
Application filed with the Environmental Review Tribunal.
Presentation on drivers of law reform to the University of Waterloo Collaborative Water Program
Comments on the Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks' proposed regulatory changes for managing water-takings in Ontario