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Emission Regulations

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Registration information and audit forms are available for industrial and residential emission sources.


 

 

Agricultural boilersAgricultural boilers<div class="ExternalClassD156BFD64DCF44CEADAAC4FF8BBDF796"><p> <a class="uk-button mv-button" target="_blank" href="https://forms.metrovancouver.org/ere/Pages/Agricultural-Boilers.aspx" title="Register agricultural boiler facility">Register agricultural boiler facility</a></p>​​​ <p>All biomass fired units less than 50 MW must be registered.<br></p><ul><li>The registration fee is $100 payable by credit card or cheque. </li><li>​There is also an annual fee based on boiler firing rates and burner type that will be payable April 1st (by credit card or cheque) for that calendar year or portion thereof or upon registration, if registration occurs after April 1st of that year. </li></ul><p><i class="fa-file fa-light"></i>  <a href="/boards/Bylaws/MVRD_Bylaw_1098%20_Consolidated.pdf" target="_blank" title="Agricultural Boilers Emission Regulation Bylaw ‎1098">Agricultural Boilers Emission Regulation Bylaw ​1098</a>​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end"></span><br></p>​ </div>
Automotive refinishing Automotive refinishing <div class="ExternalClassC5A022E2BEE6438A8D21DE57738762BC"><p> <a class="uk-button mv-button" href="https://forms.metrovancouver.org/ere/Pages/Automotive-Refinishing.aspx" target="_blank" title="Register automotive refinishing facility">Register automotive refinishing facility</a></p><ul><li>The registration fee is $100 payable by credit card or cheque. </li><li>There is also an annual fee of $250 that will be payable by April 1st (by credit card or cheque) for that calendar year or portion thereof or upon registration if registration occurs after April 1st of that year. </li></ul><p> <i class="fa-file fa-light"></i>  ​<a href="/boards/Bylaws/MVRD_Bylaw_1086_Consolidatied.pdf" target="_blank" title="Automotive Refinishing Emission Regulation Bylaw 1086, 2008 - Unofficial Consolidation">Automotive Refinishing Emission Regulation Bylaw 1086, 2008 - Unofficial Consolidation</a><span id="ms-rterangecursor-start"></span></p><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end"></span> </div>
Boilers and process heaters Boilers and process heaters <div class="ExternalClass0CFA87E7C4404E9B9A0ADF4A54511B02"><p> <a class="uk-button mv-button" target="_blank" href="https://forms.metrovancouver.org/ere/Pages/Boilers-and-Process-Heaters.aspx" title="Register boiler and process heaters">Register boiler and process heaters</a></p><p>All natural gas or propane fired units greater than 3 MW and less than 50 MW must be registered. All biomass fired units less than 50 MW must be registered.</p><ul><li>The registration fee is $100 payable by credit card or cheque.</li><li>Each year, registered operators must pay a fixed fee of $250 plus the total emission fees, based on boiler firing rates and burner type. Fees are payable June 30th (by credit card or cheque) for that calendar year or portion thereof or upon registration if registration occurs after June 30th of that year.</li><li>The following registered operators are exempt from paying fees: <ul><li> Residential or institutional facilities.</li><li>Mixed residential and commercial settings, provided that the commercial component is no more than 30% of the total floor space.</li></ul></li></ul><p> <i class="fa-light fa-file"></i>  <a href="/boards/Bylaws/MVRD_Bylaw_1087_Consolidated.pdf" target="_blank" title="Boilers and Process Heaters Emission Regulation Bylaw 1087">Boilers and Process Heaters Emission Regulation Bylaw ​1087</a>​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end"></span><br></p>​ </div>
Concrete and concrete productsConcrete and concrete products<div class="ExternalClassC5A022E2BEE6438A8D21DE57738762BC"><p> <a class="uk-button mv-button" href="https://forms.metrovancouver.org/ere/Pages/Concrete-and-Concrete-Products.aspx" target="_blank" title="Register concrete and concrete products facility">Register concrete and concrete products facility</a></p><ul><li>The registration fee is $100 payable by credit card or cheque. </li><li>There is also an annual fee of $250 that will be payable by April 1st (by credit card or cheque) for that calendar year or portion thereof or upon registration if registration occurs after April 1st of that year. </li></ul><p> <i class="fa-file fa-light"></i>  ​<a href="/boards/Bylaws/MVRD_Bylaw_1084_Consolidated.pdf" target="_blank" title="Concrete and Concrete Products Industries Emission Regulation Bylaw 1084">Concrete and Concrete Products Industries Emission Regulation Bylaw​ 1084</a>​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end"></span><br></p></div>
Gasoline distributionGasoline distribution<div class="ExternalClassC5A022E2BEE6438A8D21DE57738762BC"><p> <a class="uk-button mv-button" href="https://forms.metrovancouver.org/ere/Pages/Gasoline-Distribution.aspx" target="_blank" title="Register gasoline distribution facility">Register gasoline distribution facility</a></p><ul><li>The registration fee is $100 payable by credit card or cheque. For fuel transfer vehicles, the fee is per company, not per vehicle.</li><li>For gasoline distribution terminals or bulk plants, there is also an annual fee of $250 plus a variable emission fee that will be payable by April 1st (by credit card or cheque) for that calendar year or portion thereof or upon registration if registration occurs after April 1st of that year.</li><li>For fuel transfer vehicles, there is also an annual fee of $250 plus $50 per fuel transfer vehicle that will be payable by April 1st (by credit card or cheque) for that calendar year or portion thereof or upon registration if registration occurs after April 1st of that year.</li><li>For service stations, there is also an annual fee of $200 per service station that will be payable by April 1st (by credit card or cheque) for that calendar year or portion thereof or upon registration if registration occurs after April 1st of that year.</li></ul><p> <i class="fa-file fa-light"></i>  ​<a href="/boards/Bylaws/MVRD_Bylaw_1085_Consolidated.pdf" target="_blank" title="Gasoline Distribution Emission Regulation Bylaw 1085">Gasoline Distribution Emission Regulation Bylaw​ 1085</a>​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end"></span><br></p></div>

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To pay by credit card, please call 604-432-6200. (Do not send credit card information by email.) All fees include all applicable ta​xes.​

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Apply for a Permithttps://metrovancouver.org/services/environmental-regulation-enforcement/air-quality-regulatory-program/apply-for-a-permit, Apply for a PermitApply for a Permit
Air Quality Fees Administrationhttps://metrovancouver.org/services/environmental-regulation-enforcement/pay-fees-and-fines, Air Quality Fees AdministrationAir Quality Fees Administration

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