Boat Launch Reconstruction, Ship Cove, Burin, Newfoundland and Labrador


Canadian Navigable Waters Act

The Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Small Craft Harbours hereby gives notice that an application has been made to the Minister of Transport, pursuant to the Canadian Navigable Waters Act for approval of the work described herein and its site and plans.

Pursuant to paragraph 7(2) of the said Act, The Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Small Craft Harbours has deposited with the Minister of Transport, on the on-line Common Project Search Registry and under registry number 7509, or, under the NPP File Number 2023-209316. a description of the following work, its site and plans:

  •  Slipway and boat-launching ramp – commercial

in Ship Cove, at approximately 47° 1' 50.98" N, 55° 10' 27.98" W, in the town of Burin, in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Comments regarding the effect of this work on marine navigation can be sent through the Common Project Search site mentioned above under the Comment section (search by the above referenced number) or if you do not have access to the internet, by sending your comments directly to:

Navigation Protection Program – Transport Canada
6th Floor-95 Foundry St
Moncton NB
E1C 5H7

Transport Canada (TC) will not make your comments on a project available to the public on the online public registry. However, any information related to a work is considered as unclassified public record and could be accessible upon legal request. As such, the information and records provided should not contain confidential or sensitive information. If you want to provide confidential or sensitive information that you think should not be made public, please contact TC before submitting it. However, comments will be considered only if they are in writing (electronic means preferable) and are
received not later than 30 days after the publication of the last notice. Although all comments conforming to the above will be considered, no individual response will be sent.

Posted at Burin, Newfoundland and Labrador this 27th day of September, 2023.


Paul Curran

Regional Engineer, Small Craft Harbours 

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