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Winter Parking Ban Regulations

made under subsection 202(1) of the

Motor Vehicle Act

R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 293

N.S. Reg. 203/2018 (effective December 15, 2018 to March 31, 2019)



Table of Contents


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Citation

Application

Limitation on parking

Determination of boundary

Exception

Effective dates

 

Appendix A


Citation

1        These regulations may be cited as the Winter Parking Ban Regulations.


Application

2        These regulations apply to any highway that is subject to the Public Highways Act.


Limitation on parking

3        Notwithstanding that certain traffic signs have been erected which may permit motor vehicles to park or stand upon sections of highway during the hours stated thereon, an owner, driver or person having control or custody of any vehicle must not park the vehicle upon any highway in Appendix A or any highway in the communities listed in Appendix A

 

                   (a)      between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m.;

 

                   (b)     in a manner that hinders, inconveniences or prevents the removal of snow or ice from a highway unless the vehicle is attended by a person authorized to operate and capable of operating it on a highway; or

 

                   (c)      from 1 hour after a snowstorm starts to 2 hours after the snowstorm stops.


Determination of boundary

4        For the purposes of these regulations, the boundaries of a community are determined in accordance with the Geographical Names Program established by the Government of Nova Scotia.


Exception

5        Section 3 does not apply to any of the following vehicles:

 

                   (a)      a motor vehicle registered to a medical practitioner who is registered under the Medical Act if all of the following apply:

 

                              (i)      the vehicle is parked reasonably near the medical practitioner’s office or residence,

 

                              (ii)     the vehicle is immediately available to the medical practitioner for professional calls;

 

                   (b)     a motor vehicle parked by a medical practitioner who is registered under the Medical Act if all of the following apply:

 

                              (i)      the medical practitioner is engaged in their occupation,

 

                              (ii)     the vehicle is parked in reasonable proximity to the location where the medical practitioner is engaged in their occupation;

 

                   (c)      a motor vehicle registered to a police department, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police or the Canadian Forces;

 

                   (d)     a commercial vehicle parked by a driver for the purpose of loading or unloading merchandise;

 

                   (e)      a motor vehicle registered to a public utility as defined in the Public Utilities Act that is parked reasonably near the residence of its driver and immediately available for emergency calls.


Effective dates

6        These regulations are effective from December 15, 2018, to March 31, 2019, both dates included.



Appendix A

(Winter Parking Ban Regulations)


Annapolis County

Aldred Rd.

Amina Dr.

Anna Ct.

Balcom Cres.

Baxter Ave.

Beech St.

Birch Dr.

Bonavista Dr.

Brookside Dr./Pine Grove
Cres.

Chipman Dr.

Clementsport Rd.

Colonial Dr.

Cook Ave

Dodd St.

Elm St.

Empire St.

First Ave.

Geiger Dr.

Granville Rd. from Mills
Mountain Rd. to Bingay Lane (North St.)

Granville Ferry

Hemlock Dr.

Hillcrest Ave.

Krista Dr.

Kyle Ave.

Lorcon St.

M and R St.

Main St., Meadowvale

Maple Ave.

Martyn Cres.

Michael Ave.

Nictaux Falls Rd.

Nictaux Rd.

Oak Dr.

Old Runway Dr.

Orchard Dr.

Penny Lane

Pine Ct.

Pine Dr.

Pleasant St.

Pond Dr.

Poplar Dr.

Rogers Rd.


Route 201, Nictaux

Route 201, Bridgetown/
Carleton Corner

Second Ave

Seth Dr.

South St.

Sunset Lane, Nictaux

Tasha Dr.

Taylor Dr., Nictaux

Torbrook Rd.

Trunk 10, Nictaux

Trunk 10, Nictaux Falls

Trunk 1, Paradise

Trunk 10, Springfield

Valley Rd.

Vendora Dr.

Village of Lawrencetown

Village of Bear River

Village Rd.

Wanda Lynn Dr.

Welton Lane

Willow Ave.


Antigonish County

Chisholm Dr.

Church St. Extension

Grandview Dr.

Heritage Dr.

Duncan MacIsaac Rd.

Mountain View Dr.

Ponderosa Dr.

Sylvan Valley Lane

Sylvan Valley Rd.

Tamara Dr.

Trinity Lane

West River Cross Rd.

Whisper Ave.

Wild Horse Dr.


Cape Breton County

Cape Breton Regional Municipality


Colchester County

Bass River

Belmont


Brookfield

Brookside

Camden

Central Onslow

Central North River

Debert

Economy

Five Islands

Great Village

Greenfield

Harmony

Hilden

Londonderry

Lower Onslow

Lower Truro

Masstown

Murray Siding

North River

Old Halifax Rd.

Onslow

Salmon River

Truro Heights

Upper Onslow

Valley

Bible Hill

Tatamagouche


Cumberland County

Athol Rd.

Biggs Dr., East Amherst

Birchwood Place

Brookside Dr.

D’Orsay Rd.

Harmony Heights

Hillcrest St.

Joggins

Maccan

Meadow Park Dr.

Trunk 2 from Lord Amherst
Dr. to MacDonald Rd.

Village of River Hebert

Village of Pugwash

Wallace


Digby County

Francis Dr.

Lighthouse Rd. (Digby/Bay
View)

Trunk 1, Metegan

Trunk 1, Comeauville

Trunk 1, Church Point

Trunk 1, Saulnierville

Village of Freeport

Village of Weymouth

Village of Sandy Cove

Village of Westport

Village of Bear River


Guysborough County

Village of Guysborough

Village of Sherbrooke


Halifax Regional Municipality

Antrim

Bayside

Bear Cove

Beaverbank

Black Point

Blind Bay

Boutiliers Point

Brookside

Carrolls Corner

Chaswood

Chezzetcook

Conrod Settlement

Cooks Brook

Dean

Dutch Settlement

East Chezzetcook

East Dover

East Jeddore

East Lawrencetown

East Pennant

East Petpeswick

East Preston

East Ship Harbour

Elderbank

Elmsdale

Elmsvale

Fall River

Five Island Lake

French Village

Gaetz Brook

Glen Haven


Glen Margaret

Goodwood

Grand Desert

Grand Lake

Hacketts Cove

Halibut Bay

Harrietsfield

Hatchet Lake

Head of Chezzetcook

Head of Jeddore

Head of St. Margarets Bay

Herring Cove

Hubbards

Indian Harbour

Ingramport

Ketch Harbour

Lake Echo

Lake Egmont

Lake Charlotte

Lantz

Lawrencetown

Lewis Lake

Lower East Chezzetcook

Lower Prospect

Lower Tantallon

Lower Three Fathom Harbour

Lower West Jeddore

McGraths Cove

Meaghers Grant

Middle Musquodoboit

Middle Porters Lake

Middle Village

Mineville

Moser River

Musquodoboit Harbour

Myers Point

Oakfield

Oldham

Ostrea Lake

Peggys Cove

Pleasant Point

Porters Lake

Port Dufferin

Portuguese Cove

Prospect

Prospect Bay

Queensland

Salmon River Bridge

Sambro

Seabright


Seaforth

Shad Bay

Sheet Harbour

Sheldrake Lake

Ship Harbour

Smith Settlement

Tangier

Tantallon

Terence Bay

Three Fathom Harbour

Upper Lakeville

Upper Lawrencetown

Upper Musquodoboit

Upper Sackville

Upper Tantallon

Watt Section

Wellington

West Chezzetcook

West Dover

West Jeddore

West Lawrencetown

West Pennant

West Petpeswick

Whites Lake

Williamswood


Hants County

Brooklyn

Colonial Rd., Windsor

Currys Corner

East Uniacke

Ellershouse

Elmsdale

Enfield

Etter Settlement

Falmouth

Five Mile Plains

Garlands Crossing

Lantz

Lower Nine Mile River

Martock

Milford

Mt. Uniacke

Nesbitt Connector from Water
St. to Nesbitt St., Windsor

Newport Station

St. Croix

Shubenacadie

South Uniacke

Three Mile Plains


Inverness County

Charles MacLean Rd.

Chéticamp

Church St.

Davis Dr.

Grant St.

Hilltop Dr.

Kings Rd.

Lovers Lane

Mabou

MacKenzie Ct.

Village of Port Hastings

Village of Inverness


Kings County

Aldershot

Alice Dr.

Auburn

Blomidon Crescent

Brandywine Dr.

Brookside Cres.

Cambridge

Centreville

Coldbrook

Davlyn Dr.

Dyke View Rd.

Elizabeth Dr.

Folease Park Dr.

Fred Thomas Rd. from Rt. 341
north 0.5 km

Glooscap Lane

Grand Pré

Greenwich

Hants Border

Harry Dr.

Kimberley Dr.

Kingsport

LeMarchant Dr.

Merrit Dr.

Montgomery Dr.

Morris Cres.

Murray St.

North Kentville

North Alton

Novawood Dr.

Pine St., White Rock

Poplar Grove


Poplar Dr., Highbury

River Dr.

Rosalind Dr.

Stream Ave.

Sunset Dr.

Village of Kingston

Village of New Minas

Village of Aylesford

Village of Canning

Village of Cornwallis Square

Village of Greenwood

Village of Port Williams

Wayne Rd.

Windermere Dr.


Lunenburg

Village of Chester

Western Shore

Village of New Germany


Queens County

Village of Brooklyn


Richmond County

Arichat

Petit-de-Grat

Village of St. Peter’s


Victoria County

Village of Baddeck

 

 


Legislative History
Reference Tables

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

N.S. Reg. 203/2018

Motor Vehicle Act

Note:  The information in these tables does not form part of the regulations and is compiled by the Office of the Registrar of Regulations for reference only.

Source Law

The current consolidation of the Winter Parking Ban Regulations made under the Motor Vehicle Act includes all of the following regulations:

N.S.
Regulation

In force
date*

How in force

Royal Gazette
Part II Issue

203/2018

Dec 15, 2018

date specified

Dec 7, 2018

 

 

 

 

The following regulations are not yet in force and are not included in the current consolidation:

N.S.
Regulation

In force
date*

How in force

Royal Gazette
Part II Issue

 

 

 

 

*See subsection 3(6) of the Regulations Act for rules about in force dates of regulations.

Amendments by Provision

ad. = added

am. = amended

fc. = fee change

ra. = reassigned

rep.=repealed

rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected

How affected

 

 

Note that changes to headings are not included in the above table.

Editorial Notes and Corrections:

 

Note

Effective
date

 

 

 

Repealed and Superseded:

N.S.
Regulation

Title

In force
date

Repealed
date

155/1997

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 15, 1997

Mar 31, 1998

84/1998

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 14, 1998

Mar 31, 1998

123/1999

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 13, 1999

Mar 31, 2000

191/2000

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 18, 2000

Mar 31, 2001

141/2001

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 17, 2001

Mar 31, 2002

142/2002

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 16, 2002

Mar 31, 2003

194/2003

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 15, 2003

Mar 31, 2004

226/2004

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 13, 2004

Mar 31, 2005

216/2005

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 12, 2005

Mar 31, 2006

204/2006

Winter Parking Regulations

Dec 18, 2006

Mar 31, 2007

426/2007

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 17, 2007

Mar 31, 2008

431/2008

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 15, 2008

Mar 31, 2009

321/2009

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 14, 2009

Mar 31, 2010

168/2010

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 15, 2010

Mar 31, 2011

307/2011

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 15, 2011

Mar 31, 2012

219/2012

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 15, 2012

Mar 31, 2013

329/2013

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 15, 2013

Mar 31, 2014

181/2014

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 15, 2014

Mar 31, 2015

361/2015

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 15, 2015

Mar 31, 2016

251/2016

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 16, 2016

Mar 31, 2017

169/2017

Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Dec 15, 2017

Mar 31, 2018

Note:  This table lists the temporary, seasonal regulations made for this subject as well as regulations that are specifically repealed and replaced.  It may not reflect the entire history of regulations on this subject matter.