Ministry of Environment

Integrated Pest Management

Pesticide Legislation

Integrated Pest Management Act (IPMA)

The Integrated Pest Management Act was passed in the Legislature in October 2003.

  • An Order In Council (PDF/119 KB) dated October 11, 2004 brought the Integrated Pest Management Act into force on December 31, 2004.
  • A summary (PDF/116 KB) of the Integrated Pest Management Act and Regulation describes its components and general requirements for pesticide use and sales.
  • Amendments (PDF/20 KB) to the Compliance Provisions in the Integrated Pest Management Act (May, 2006).
  • Amendment to enable the Minister of Environment to develop regulations establishing lists of pesticides that may be regulated differently than other pesticides (March, 2013).

Integrated Pest Management Regulation

The Integrated Pest Management Regulation was brought into force on December 31, 2004.

Other Provincial & Federal Pesticide Legislation

Current Consultation on Provincial Pesticide Legislation