Factsheet: Transportation of Primary Forest Products Act

Transportation of Primary Forest Products Act

Key Information

Country/Region:

Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Transportation of Primary Forest Products Act
Description: 
The Transportation of Primary Forest Products Act requires that all wood products transported in New Brunswick (including private land) have a Transportation Certificate indicating source, date and time loaded, product, species, destination, licence plate number, name and signature of vehicle operator, offload date and receiver signature (Section 3 of Regulation 2002-37). New Brunswick’s Forest Products Marketing Boards administer the Transportation Certificate system for private woodlots and the DNR enforces the legislation.
Goal/Aim: 
Regulate Transport of Primary Forest Products

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
Policies with direct impact on imports/exports
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
1999