Ontario Automotive Recyclers Association

ELV Standards Regulations 2016

The Government of Ontario has proceeded with the project that industry has been advocating for with new Regulations, effective April 1, 2016. The Regulations bring operating standards to the ELV processing industry to level the playing field for legitimate businesses investing in the future of this industry.

ELV Waste Disposal Sites registered on EASR as of August 2019 (.pdf)

OARA/Prime Environmental EASR Training & Guidance Manual NOW AVAILABLE!

2-15-2019 Auto Parts Company fined $3,000 for failing to register on the Activity Sector Registration (.pdf)

1-19-2019 – Inquiry about the legal obligations of mobile crushers (.pdf)

MOECC End-of-Life Vehicle (ELV) Activity Requirements handout (.pdf) – a summary of the Regulatory requirements from the Ministry of Environment.

MOECC Communiques:

  1. INFORMATION NOTICE FOR END-OF-LIFE VEHICLE WASTE DISPOSAL SITES #2 (10/19/2016 .pdf from MOECC)

Ministry of Environment & Climate Change’s User Guide for end-of-life vehicle waste disposal sites for the Environmental Activity and Sector Registry regulations

The Regulations:

  1. O. Reg. 85/16: REGISTRATIONS UNDER PART II.2 OF THE ACT – END-OF-LIFE VEHICLES filed March 31, 2016 under Environmental Protection Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. E.19 (.pdf)
  2. O. Reg. 86/16: GENERAL – WASTE MANAGEMENT (.pdf)

How to sign up for the Environmental Activity & Sector Registry (EASR). (.pdf)

Switch Out mercury recovery program. (external website)

Registration guidance manual for generators of liquid industrial and hazardous waste (external government website)

Hazardous Waste Information Network (HWIN) registration (external government website)

Need help with your EASR registration or understanding the Regulations? Contact Greg Thomas at (905) 777-9945 or Wally Dingman at ‭‭(905) 651-7482‬ to enquire about their services.

We also have the EASR Education & Guidance Manuals available for sale.