File under the CER Act/Onshore Pipeline Regulations

Brief online applications outage planned for September 1st

Currently, the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) is deploying improvements to its Exports and Imports module in the Online Application System (Export Import OAS). As a result, please note that there will be a brief outage of the Export Import OAS system from 12 p.m. until 1 p.m. (MST) Wednesday, Sep 1st.  

Please be assured there will be no change to how users’ access or work with the application system.

Should you experience problems or need further information, please call the Toll-free number at 1-800-899-1265. For additional assistance, please contact us directly.

CER Act – export and import
Legislation section(s) Application description Guidance Click to apply
CER Act Part 7 Crude oil and/or refined petroleum products export order applications Footnote 1 Apply
CER Act Part 7 Electricity export – NEW OAS permit applications Memorandum of Guidance (MOG) [Filing A05257],
MOG Update [PDF 74 KB]
Apply
CER Act Part 7 Electricity export – All other NEW permit applications (border accommodations and contract specific permits), applications for amendments and revocations Footnote 2 Submit
CER Act Part 7

Electricity export – supplementary documents to existing applications including:

  1. Letters of Comment
  2. Incorporation papers
  3. Proofs of publication
  4. Proofs of service on utilities
Footnote 2 Submit
CER Act Part 7 Natural gas export or import order applications (includes liquefied natural gas and compressed natural gas) Footnote 1 Apply
CER Act Part 7 Natural gas liquids export order applications (including propane, butanes and ethane) Footnote 1 Apply
CER Act Part 7 Natural gas export or import licence applications Filing Manual
Guide Q
Apply
CER Act – facilities
Legislation section(s) Application description CER Filing Manual Click to apply
CER Act s.214 Facility or pipeline < 40 km (OAS) Guide A s.214 Apply
CER Act s.183 Pipeline (> 40 km) Guide A s.183 Apply
CER Act s.248/262 International power line permits & certificates Electricity Filing Manual
s.248/262
Apply
CER Act s.214 Streamlining or Exemption Order Streamlining s.214 orders, no s.214 application required Guide A s.214 Apply
CER Act s.241 Abandonment CER Pipeline Abandonment web page Apply
N/A Project notification Early Engagement Guide Submit
CER Act – changes/route approval
Legislation section(s) Application description CER Filing Manual Click to apply
CER Act s.69, 190 Reviewing or amending a decision Guide O s.69, 190 Apply
CER Act s.199, s. 201 Information filed respecting plan, profile, book of reference (PPBoR) and notices Guide U s.199, s.201 Apply
CER Act s.211 Route deviations Guide D s.211 Apply
CER Act s.213 Leave to open pipelines Guide T s.213 Apply
CER Act s.239 Access on a pipeline Guide S s.239 Apply
CER Act s.181 Transfer of ownership, lease or amalgamation Guide R s.181 Apply
CER Act s.324 Right-of-entry Guide V s.324 Apply
CER Act – International power lines (IPLs)
Legislation section(s) Application description CER Filing Manual Click to apply
CER Act s.280/288 Change to existing CER-regulated IPL Electricity Filing Manual Apply
CER Act – tolls and tariffs
Legislation/section(s) Application description CER Filing Manual Click to apply
CER Act Part 3 Tolls and tariffs – matters / general terms and conditions Guide P Apply
CER Act Part 3 Tolls and tariffs – negotiated settlements Guide P Apply
CER Act Part 3 Tolls and tariffs – quarterly surveillance report / financial statement Guide P Apply
CER Act Part 3 Tolls and tariffs – TTF resolutions Guide P Apply
Onshore Pipeline Regulations (OPR)
(for hydrocarbon pipeline system)
Legislation/section(s) Application description CER Filing Manual Click to apply
OPR s.42 Change in class locations Guide E Apply
OPR s.43 Change of service or increase in maximum operating pressure Guide F Apply
OPR s.44 Deactivation Guide G Apply
OPR s.45 Reactivation Guide H Apply
OPR s.45.1 Decommissioning Guide K Apply
Non-Hydrocarbon Pipeline System Commodity pipeline system Footnote 2 Apply
Processing Plant Regulations
Legislation/section(s) Application description CER Filing Manual Click to apply
PPR s.42,43 Processing plants: facility deactivations and reactivations Guide I Apply
Information filings
Application name Document Click to
apply
Notification of Operations and Maintenance Activities User guide Apply
Condition Filings N/A Apply
Event Reporting System User guide Report an incident
Emergency Management Filings
  • Confirmation letter relating to Order MO-006-2016 and
    Amended Order AO-001-MO-006-2016 [Filing A79720]
  • Confirmation letter relating to Order MO-002-2017 and
    Amended Order AO-001-MO-002-2017 [Filing A81701]
N/A File document
Enforcement Related Filings
  • inspection officer (IO) orders – please reply to the issuing inspection officer unless otherwise directed.
  • administrative monetary penalties (AMPs) – please reply to the Secretary of the Commission
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