Guide Animal Act, RSBC 1996, c 177 »

The Guide Animal Act protects the rights of access for people identified as blind or otherwise disabled and is dependent on a guide animal or white cane. Specifically, the Act prohibits discriminating against individuals based on the fact that they…

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Wildlife Regulation, YOIC 2012/84 »

The Wildlife Regulation regulates hunting methods and licences, possession and reporting of dead wildlife, the export of wildlife, harvest fees, outfitting and guiding, capture and transport of live wildlife, wildlife research permits, and habitat protection areas.  In addition, the Regulations…

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Trapping Regulation, YOIC 1982/283 »

The Trapping Regulation governs the trapping of fur bearing animals, by regulating open seasons, trapping methods, licences, fur trading, fees, and quotas. Pursuant to the Regulation, “big game animal” means a member of a species of animal wildlife listed in…

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Game Farm Regulations, YOIC 1995/15 »

The Game Farm Regulations regulate the operation of commercial game farms through licensing, by providing physical standards of care, as well as by regulating the slaughter and sale of game farm animals. The Regulations prescribe some conduct and standards of…

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Wildlife Act, RSY 2002, c 229 »

The Wildlife Act regulates hunting, trapping, outfitting and guiding within the Yukon. The Act authorizes the killing of wildlife when it is reasonably necessary to prevent the starvation of a person, for self defence, or for the protection of property.…

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Trailer Coach Park Regulations, YCO 1962/26 »

The Trailer Coach Park Regulations govern Trailer Coaches and Trailer Coach Parks in the Yukon. In relation to animals, the Regulations prohibit animals from being washed in a park, except in a place approved by a Health Officer, as well…

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Public Health Regulations, YCO 1958/79 »

The Public Health Regulations prevent anything that may endanger health, or is likely to become a public nuisance. The Regulations mandate that the owner or person having possession of any animal which dies or is killed shall within twelve hours…

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Communicable Diseases Regulations, YCO 1961/48 »

The Communicable Diseases Regulations prevent the dissemination of communicable diseases in both humans and animals. The Regulations empower a medical officer of health to detain or order to be detained for such period as he deems fit any dog, cat…

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Public Health and Safety Act, RSY 2002, c 176 »

The Public Health and Safety Act aims to prevent and to protect against threats to public health and safety, establishing the responsibility of individuals, corporations, and government to act in the interest of public health and safety. In relation to…

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