On January 1, 2022, the testing, tracking and filing obligations of the Excess Soil Regulation came into effect, requiring construction and development Project Leaders and Operators/Owners of soil Reuse Sites, and Residential Development Soil Depot sites to file notices about how they reuse and dispose of Excess Soil in Ontario.
Notices must be filed through the Excess Soil Registry. RPRA (Resource Productivity & Recovery Authority) was directed by the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to establish and maintain the Registry, and to support Registry users.
RPRA along with Ministry Staff and industry stakeholders worked to build three portals that can be used to access the Excess Soil Registry:
Under the Environmental Protection Act, the regulation is being phased as follows:
For more information visit https://rpra.ca/2022/01/testing-tracking-and-registration-of-excess-soil-is-now-required-under-excess-soil-regulation/