Citizens Guide to Environmental Investigation and Private Prosecution

Federal Environmental Agencies

Environment Canada

Environment Canada Inquiry Centre
70 Crémazie   St., Gatineau, QC, K1A 0H3
Tel: (819) 997-2800 or 1 (800) 668-6767
Fax: (819) 994-1412
E-mail: enviroinfo@ec.gc.ca
Web site: www.ec.gc.ca

Environment Canada – Environmental Protection Branch

Atlantic Region

Environmental Protection Branch
45 Alderney Dr., Queen Sq., Dartmouth, NS, B2Y 2N6
Tel: (902) 426-7231
Fax: (902) 426-6348
E-mail: 15th.reception@ec.gc.ca
Web site: http://www.ns.ec.gc.ca/epb

Environmental Protection Branch
105 McGill St., 4th Fl., Montreal, QC, H2Y 2E7
Tel: (514) 283- 4670 or 1 (800) 463-4311
Fax: (514) 283-4423
E-mail: Quebec.DPE@ec.gc.ca
Web site: www.qc.ec.gc.ca/protect/english/dpe_home.htm

Ontario Region

Environmental Protection Branch
4905 Dufferin   St., Downsview, ON, M3H 5T4
Tel: (416) 739-4809
Fax: (416) 739-4776
Web site: www.on.ec.gc.ca/epb/fpd/

Alberta Division

Environmental Protection Branch
Twin Atria #2, Rm. 200, 4999-98 Ave., Edmonton, AB, T6B 2X3
Tel: (780) 951-8858
Fax: (780) 495-4099
Web site: http://www.mb.ec.gc.ca/pollution/e00s19.en.html

Saskatchewan Division

EnvironmentalProtectionBranch
Park Plaza, Rm 300, 2365 Albert St., Regina, SK, S4P 4K1
Tel: (306) 780-6464
Fax: (306) 780-6466
Web site: www.pnr-rpn.ec.gc.ca/pollution/e00s20.en.html

Manitoba Division

Environmental Protection Branch
Suite 150, 123 Main St., Winnipeg, MB R3C 1B2
Tel: (204) 984-1356
Fax: (204) 983-0960
Web site: www.pnr-rpn.ec.gc.ca/pollution/e00s21.en.html

Pacific and Yukon Region

Enforcement and Emergencies Division, Inspections Section
224 Esplanade W., North Vancouver, BC, V7M 3H7
Tel: (604) 664-9100
Fax: (604) 666-9059
Web site: www.pyr.ec.gc.ca/ep/enforcement

Northern Division

Environmental Protection Branch
Suite 301,5204-50th Ave. Yellowknife, NWT, X1A 1E2
Tel: (867) 669-4700
Fax: (867) 873-8185
Web site: www.mb.ec.gc.ca/english/pollution/nwtdo.html

EnvironmentCanada– National Pollutant Release Inventory

NPRI Headquarters

Environment Canada
Place Vincent Massey, 9th Fl., 351 St. Joseph Blvd., Gatineau, QC, K1A 0H3
Tel: (819) 953-1656
Fax: (819) 994-3266
E-mail: NPRI@ec.gc.ca
Web site: www.ec.gc.ca/pdb/npri

Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia

National Pollutant Release Inventory
Environment Canada
16th Fl., 45 Alderney Dr., Queen Sq., Dartmouth, NS, B2Y 2N6
Tel: (902) 426-4482
Fax: (902) 490-0722
E-mail: npri_atl@ec.gc.ca

Quebec

National Pollutant Release Inventory
Environment Canada
4th Fl., 105 McGill St., Montreal, QC, H2Y 2E7
Tel: (514) 283-7303 or 283-0248
Fax: (514) 496-6982
E-mail: INRP_QC@ec.gc.ca

Ontario

National Pollutant Release Inventory
Environmental Protection Branch – Ontario
2nd Fl., 4905 Dufferin St., Downsview, ON, M3H 5T4
Tel: (416) 739-5955
Fax: (416) 739-4326
E-mail: NPRI_ONTARIO@ec.gc.ca

Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, Northwest Territories and Nunavut

National Pollutant Release Inventory
Environment Canada
Twin Atria #2, Rm. 200, 4999-98 Ave., Edmonton, AB, T6B 2X3
Tel: (780) 951-8989
Fax: (780) 951-8808/495-2615

British   Columbia

National Pollutant Release Inventory
Environment Canada
#201-401 Burrard St., Vancouver, BC, V6C 3S5
Tel: (604) 666-3221 or 666-3890
Fax: (604) 666-6800

Northwest Territories and Yukon

National Pollutant Release Inventory
Environment Canada
91782 Alaska Hwy., Whitehorse, YT, Y1A 5B5
Tel: (867) 667-3402
Fax: (867) 667-7962

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Communications Branch
13th Fl., St. 13228, 200 Kent St., Ottawa, ON, K1A 0E6
Tel: (613) 993-0999
Fax: (613) 990-1866
TDD: (613) 941-6517
E-mail: info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Web page: www.ncr.dfo.ca

Newfoundland and Labrador Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada
P.O. Box 5667, St. John’s, NF, A1C 5X1
Tel: (709) 772-4423
Fax: (709) 772-4880

Maritime Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada
P.O.   Box 1035, Dartmouth, NS, B2Y 4T3
Tel: (902) 426-3550
Fax: (902) 426-5995
Web site: www.mar.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/e/homepg.htm

Gulf Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Communications Branch
P.O.   Box 5030, Moncton, NB, E1C 9B6
Tel: (506) 851-7747
Fax: (506) 851-2435

Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada
105 Dalhousie   St., Quebec, QC, G1K 7Y7
Tel: (418) 648-7747
Fax: (418) 648-7718
Web site: www.qc.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/en/intro.htm

Central and Arctic Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada
501 University   Cres., Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N6
Tel: (204) 983-5000
Fax: (204) 984-2401
Web site: www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/regions/central/ca-e.htm

Pacific Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada
555 Hastings St. W., Vancouver, BC, V6B 5G3
Tel: (604) 666-0384
Fax: (604) 666-1847
Web site: www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada
580 Booth   St., Ottawa, ON, K1A 0E4
Tel: (613) 995-0947
TTY: 16(3) 996-4397
Web page: www.nrcan.gc.ca

Geological Survey of Canada

Geological Survey of Canada
Natural Resources Canada
601 Booth St., Ottawa, ON, K1A 0E8
Tel: (613) 996-3919
Fax: (613) 943-8742
E-mail: info-ottawa@gsc.nrcan.gc.ca
Web site: www.nrcan.gc.ca/gsc

Atlantic Region

Geological Survey of Canada
1 Challenger Dr., P.O. Box 1006, Dartmouth, NS, B2Y 4A2
Tel: (902) 426-3448
Fax: (902) 426-1466
E-mail: info-dartmouth@gsc.nrcan.gc.ca
Web site: agcwww.bio.ns.ca/

Quebec

Geological Survey of Canada-Québec
490, rue de la Couronne, Québec, QC, G1K 9A9
Tel: (418) 654-2604
Fax: (418) 654-2615
E-mail: cgcq.gscq@nrcan.gc.ca
Web site: www.nrcan.gc.ca/gsc/gscque_e.html

Calgary

Geological Survey of Canada
3303-33 St. N.W., Calgary, AB, T2L 2A7
Tel: (403) 292-7000
Fax: (403) 292-5377
E-mail: info-calgary@gsc.nrcan.gc.ca
Web site: www.nrcan.gc.ca/gsc/offices_e.html#calgary

Pacific Region – Sidney

Geological Survey of Canada
9860 West   Saanich Rd., Sidney, BC V8L 4B2
Tel: (250) 363-6500
Fax: (250) 363-6565
E-mail: info-sidney@gsc.nrcan.gc.ca
Web site: www.pgc.nrcan.gc.ca

Pacific Region – Vancouver

Geological Survey of Canada
Ste. 101, 605 Robson St., Vancouver, BC, V6B 5J3
Tel: (604) 666-0529
Fax: (604) 666-1124
E-mail: info-vancouver@gsc.nrcan.gc.ca
Web site: www.nrcan.gc.ca/gsc/offices_e.html#vancouver

Canadian Forest Service

Canadian Forest Service Headquarters
8th Fl., 580 Booth St., Ottawa, ON, K1A 0E4
Tel: (613) 947-7341
Fax: (613) 947-7397
Web site: www.nrcan.gc.ca/cfs/index.html

Atlantic Region

Atlantic Forestry Centre
P.O. Box 4000, Regent Street, Fredericton, NB, E3B 5P7
Tel: (506) 452-3500
Fax: (506) 452-3525
Web site: www.atl.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/

Laurentian Region

Laurentian Forestry Centre
1055 du P.E.P.S., P.O. Box 3800, Sainte-Foy, QC, G1V 4C7
Tel: (418) 648-3770
Fax: (418) 648-5849
Web site: www.cfl.forestry.ca/CFL-LFC/home.html

Great Lakes Region

Great Lakes Forestry Centre
1219 Queen St. E., P.O. Box 490, Sault Ste. Marie, ON, P6A 2E5
Tel: (705) 949-9461
Fax: (705) 541-5700
Web site: www.glfc.forestry.ca/index.html

Northern Region

Northern Forestry Centre
5320-122 St., Edmonton, AB, T6H 3S5
Tel: (780) 435-7210
Fax: (780) 435-7359
Web site: www.nofc.forestry.ca/main_e.html

Pacific Region

Pacific Forestry Centre
506 Burnside   Rd. W., Victoria, BC, V8Z 1M5
Tel: (250) 363-0600
Fax: (250) 363-0775
Web site: www.pfc.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca

Provincial/Territorial Environmental Departments

Newfoundland and Labrador

Department of Environment and Labour
Confederation Building, West Block, 4th Fl., P.O. Box 8700, St. John’s, NF, A1B 4J6
Tel: (709) 729-2664
Fax: (709) 729-6639
Web site: www.gov.nf.ca/env/labour/ohs/default.asp

Nova Scotia

Department of Environment and Labour
5151 Terminal Rd. P.O. Box 697, Halifax, NS, B3J 2T8
Tel: (902) 424-5300
Fax: (902) 424-0503
Web site: www.gov.ns.ca/envi

Prince Edward Island

Department of Technology and Environment
Jones Building, 4th Fl., 11 Kent St., P.O. Box 2000, Charlottetown, PEI, C1A 7N8
Tel: (902) 368-5000
Fax: (902) 368-5830
Web site: www.gov.pe.ca/fae/index.php3

New Brunswick

Department of Environment
P.O.   Box 6000, Fredericton, NB, E3B 5H1
Tel: (506) 453-2690
Fax: (506) 457-4991
Web site: www.gnb.ca/elg-egl/index.htm

Quebec

Ministère de l’Environnement
675 René Lévesque Blvd. E., Quebec, QC, G1R 5V7
Tel: (418) 521-3830
Fax: (418) 646-5974
Web site: www.menv.gouv.qc.ca/index-en.htm

Ontario

Ministry of the Environment
135 St. Clair Ave. W., Toronto, ON, M4V 1P5
Tel: (416) 325-4000
Fax: (416) 325-3159
Web site: www.ene.gov.on.ca

Ministry of the Environment – Approvals Branch
2 St. Clair Ave W., Floor 12A, Toronto, ON, M4V 1L5
Tel: (416) 314-8001 or 1 (800) 461-6290
Fax: (416) 314-8452

Ministry of the Environment – Investigation and Enforcement Branch
8th Fl., 5775 Yonge St., North York, ON, M2M 4J1
Tel: (416) 326-6700
Fax: (416) 326-5256

Northern Region

Ministry of the Environment, Thunder Bay Regional Office
Ste. 331, 3rd Fl., 435 James St. S., Thunder Bay, ON, P7E 6S7
Toll free from area codes 705/807: 1 (800) 875-7772
Tel: (807) 475-1205
Fax: (807) 475-1754

Ministry of the Environment, Kenora Area Office
808 Robertson St., P.O. Box 5150, Kenora, ON, P9N 3X9
Toll free from area code 807: 1 (888) 367-7622
Tel: (807) 468-2718
Fax: (807) 468-2735

Ministry of the Environment, North Bay Area Office
191 Booth Rd., Unit 16&17, North Bay, ON, P1A 4K3
Tel: (705) 497-6865 or 1 (800) 609-5553
Fax: (705) 497-6866

Ministry of the Environment, Sault Ste Marie Area Office
298 Bay St., 3rd Floor, Sault Ste. Marie, ON, P6A 2A8
Toll free from area codes 705/807: 1 (800) 965-9990
Tel: (705) 942-6354
Fax: (705) 942-6327

Ministry of the Environment, Sudbury District Office
Ste. 1101, 199 Larch St., Sudbury, ON, P3E 5P9
Toll free from area codes 705/807: 1 (800) 890-8516
Tel: (705) 564-3237
Fax: (705) 564-4180

Ministry of the Environment, Thunder Bay District Office
Ste. 331, 435 James St. S., Thunder Bay, ON, P7E 6E3
Toll free from area code 705/807: 1 (800) 875-7772
Tel: (807) 475-1315
Fax: (807) 473-3160

Ministry of the Environment, Timmins District Office
P.O. Bag 3080, South Porcupine, ON, P0N 1H0
Toll free in area codes 705/807: 1 (800) 380-6615
Tel: (705) 235-1500
Fax: (705) 235-1520

Central Region

Ministry of the Environment, Central Region Office
8th Fl., 5775 Yonge St., North York, ON, M2M 4J1
Tel: (416) 326-6700 or 1 (800) 810-8048
Fax: (416) 325-6345

Ministry of the Environment, Halton-Peel District Office
4145 North Service Rd., Suite 300, Burlington, ON, L7L 6A3
Tel: (905) 319-3847 or 1 (800) 335-5906
Fax: (905) 319-9902

Ministry of the Environment, Metro Toronto District Office
8th Fl., 5775 Yonge St., North York, ON, M2M 4J1
Tel: (416) 326-6700 or 1 (800) 810-8048
Fax: (416) 325-6346

Ministry of the Environment, York-Durham District Office
5th Fl., 230 Westney Rd. S., Ajax, ON, L1S 7J5
Tel: (905) 427-5600 or 1 (800) 376-4547
Fax: (905) 427-5602

Eastern Region

Ministry of the Environment, Kingston Regional Office
133 Dalton Ave., P.O. Box 820, Kingston, ON, K7L 4X6
Toll free for area codes 613/705/905: 1 (800) 267-0974
Tel: (613) 549-4000
Fax: (613) 548-6908

Ministry of the Environment, Belleville Area Office
Bay View Mall, 470 Dundas St. E., Belleville, ON, K8N 1G1
Toll free from area code 613: 1 (800) 860-2763
Tel: (613) 962-9208
Fax: (613) 962-6809

Ministry of the Environment, Cornwall Area Office
113 Amelia St., Cornwall, ON, K6H 3P1
Toll free number for area code 613: 1 (800) 860-2760
Tel: (613) 933-7402
Fax: (613) 933-6402

Ministry of the Environment, Kingston District Office
133 Dalton Ave., P.O. Box 820, Kingston, ON, K7L 4X6
Toll free for area codes 613/705/905: 1 (800) 267-0974
Tel: (613) 549-4000 extension 2692
Fax: (613) 548-6920

Ministry of the Environment, Ottawa District Office
2430   Don Reid Drive, Ottawa, ON, K1H 1E1
Tel: (613) 521-3450 or 1 (800) 860-2195
Fax: (613) 521-5437

Ministry of the Environment, Peterborough District Office
Robinson Pl., 300 Water St., Peterborough, ON, K9J 8M5
Toll free from area codes 613/705/905: 1 (800) 558-0595
Tel: (705) 755-4300
Fax: (705) 755-4321

West-Central Region

Ministry of the Environment, Hamilton Regional Office
12th Fl., 119 King St. W., Hamilton, ON, L8P 4Y7
Tel: (905) 521-7640 or 1 (800) 668-4557
Fax: (905) 521-7820

Ministry of the Environment, Guelph District Office
1 Stone   Rd. W., Guelph, ON, N1G 4Y2
Tel: (519) 826-4255 or 1 (800) 265-8658
Fax: (519) 826-4286

Ministry of the Environment, Hamilton District Office
9th Fl., 119 King St. W., Hamilton, ON, L8P 4Y7
Tel: (905) 521-7650 or 1 (800) 668-4557
Fax: (905) 521-7806

Ministry of the Environment, Niagara District Office
9th Fl., 301 St. Paul St., St. Catharines, ON, L2R 3M8
Tel: (905) 704-3900 or 1 (800) 263-1035
Fax: (905) 704-4015

Southwestern Region

Ministry of the Environment, London Regional Office
2nd Fl., 733 Exeter Rd., London, ON, N6E 1L3
Toll free number from area code 519: 1 (800) 265-7672
Tel: (519) 873-5000
Fax: (519) 873-5020

Ministry of the Environment, Barrie District Office
Unit 1203, 54 Cedar Pointe Dr., Barrie, ON, L4N 5R7
Tel: (705) 739-6441 or 1 (800) 890-8511
Fax: (705) 739-6440

Ministry of the Environment, Owen Sound Area Office
1580-20 St. E., P.O. Box 967, Owen Sound, ON, N4K 6H6
Toll free number from area code 519: 1 (800) 265-3783
Tel: (519) 371-2901
Fax: (519) 371-2905

Ministry of the Environment, Sarnia District Office
1094 London Rd., Sarnia, ON, N7S 1P1
Tel: (519) 336-4030 or 1 (800) 387-7784
Fax: (519) 336-4280

Ministry of the Environment, Windsor Area Office
620-4510 Roads Drive, Windsor, ON, N8W 5K5
Tel: (519) 948-1464 or 1 (800) 387-8826
Fax: (519) 948-2396

Manitoba

Ministry of Conservation
333 Legislative Building, 450 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 0V8
Tel: (204) 945-3730
Fax: (204) 945-3586
Web site: www.gov.mb.ca/natres/index.html

Saskatchewan

Environment and Resource Management
3211 Albert   St., Regina, SK, S4S 5W6
Tel: (306) 787-2930
Fax: (306) 787-2947
Web site: www.serm.gov.sk.ca

Alberta

Alberta Environmen tInformation Center
Main Floor, 9820-106 Street, Edmonton, AB, T5K 2J6
Tel: (780) 427-2700
Fax: (780) 422-4086
Web site: www.gov.ab.ca/env

British Columbia

Ministry of Water, Land and Air Protection
PO Box 9339 STN PROV GOVT, Victoria, BC, V8W 9M1
Tel: (250) 387-1161
Fax: (250) 387-5669
Web site: www.env.gov.bc.ca

Yukon

Indian and Northern Affairs
300 Main St, Ste 300, Whitehorse, YK, Y1A 2B5
Tel: (867) 667-3838
Fax: (867) 667-3801
Web site: www.inac.gc.ca

Northwest Territories

Department of Resources, Wildlife, and Economic Development
P.O.   Box 1320, Yellowknife, NT, X1A 2L9
Tel: (867) 873-7654
Spills: (867) 920-8130
Fax: (867) 873-0221
Web site: www.gov.nt.ca/RWED

Nunavut

Ministry of Sustainable Development
P.O.   Box 2410, Iqaluit, NT, X0A 0H0
Tel: (867) 979-5115
Fax: (867) 979-5920
Web site: http://www.gov.nu.ca/sd.htm

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