Enforcement actions taken by the CTA’s enforcement officers

Statistics

  2021-2022 (year to date) 2020-2021 2019-2020 2018-2019 2017-2018
Notice of Violation - with Administrative Monetary PenaltyNote 1 4 6 12 16 28
Notice of Violation – with Warning Note 2 0 2 0 N/A N/A
Total number of violations found Note 1Note 3 813 23 134 49 63
Cautionary Notice Note 4 22 49 7 N/A N/A
Formal warnings – discontinued Note 5 N/A N/A 9 63 56
Total amount of Administrative Monetary Penalties Note 1Note 3 $220,725 $54,500 $504,500 $180,000 $550,750

List of enforcement actions

This list below includes Notices of Violations issued by enforcement officers. Learn more about types of enforcement actions and contraventions.

Displaying 61 - 70 of 394 actions.
Carrier Contravention Date of Issuance Penalty
Ascent Helicopters Ltd.

Results of a recent periodic carrier inspection conducted on July 31, 2018 by a designated enforcement officer of the Canadian Transportation Agency indicate that Ascent Helicopters Ltd. is in contravention of subsection 67(3) of the Canada Transportation Act.

2018-08-27 Formal warning
Kelowna Airport

(A)  On or about May 10, 2018, the Kelowna International Airport failed to ensure that all their employees and contractors who are required by these Regulations to receive training complete their initial training within 60 days after the commencement of their duties thereby violating section 8 of the PTR.

(B) On or about May 10, 2018, the Kelowna International Airport failed to ensure that all their employees and contractors receive periodic refresher training sessions appropriate to the requirements of their function, thereby violating section 9 of the PTR.

(C) On or about May 10, 2018, the Kelowna International Airport failed to keep available for inspection by the Agency and the general public a copy of its current training program prepared in the form set out in the schedule and containing the information required therein, thereby violating section 11 of the PTR.

2018-08-21 Monetary penalty
$7,500
Kootenay Valley Helicopters Ltd.

Results of a recent periodic carrier inspection conducted on July 26, 2018 by a designated enforcement officer of the Canadian Transportation Agency indicate that Kootenay Valley Helicopters Ltd. is in contravention of paragraph 67(1)(a) of the Canada Transportation Act.

2018-08-20 Formal warning
High Terrain Helicopters Ltd.

Results of a recent periodic carrier inspection conducted on July 25, 2018 by a designated enforcement officer of the Canadian Transportation Agency indicate that High Terrain Helicopters Ltd. is in contravention of subsection 67(3) of the Canada Transportation Act.

2018-08-18 Formal warning
British Columbia Helicopters Ltd.

Results of recent periodic carrier inspection conducted on August 14, 2018, by a designated enforcement officer of the Canadian Transportation Agency indicate that British Columbia Helicopters Ltd. is in contravention of subsection 67(3) and paragraph 67(1)(a) of the Canada Transportation Act.

2018-08-17 Formal warning
Aerotaxi DVZ SA DE CV

1. On or about March 17, 2018, Aero Taxi DVZ, S.A. de C.V. operated an air service between Toluca, Mexico (TLC) and Kamloops, British Columbia (YKA) using a Hawker Beechcraft 850XP bearing registration XA-OLA to transport passengers without holding a licence issued in respect of that service, thereby violating Paragraph 57(a) of the Canada Transportation Act, S.C.,1996, c. 10

2. On or about March 24, 2018, Aero Taxi DVZ, S.A. de C.V. operated an air service between Kamloops, British Columbia (YKA) and Nassau, Bahamas (NAS) using a Hawker Beechcraft 850XP bearing registration XA-OLA to transport passengers without holding a licence issued in respect of that service, thereby violating Paragraph 57(a) of the Canada Transportation Act, S.C.,1996, c. 10

2018-08-15 Monetary penalty
$7,000
Westcoast Wild Adventures Ltd.

Results of a recent periodic carrier inspection conducted on August 3, 2018 by a designated enforcement officer of the Canadian Transportation Agency indicate that Westcoast Wild Adventures Ltd. is in contravention of subsection 67(3) of the Canada Transportation Act by imposing fares not set out in a published and effective tariff.

2018-08-10 Formal warning
Tofino/Long Beach Airport

Results of a recent periodic facility inspection conducted on August 3, 2018 by a designated enforcement officer of the Canadian Transportation Agency indicate that the Tofino/Long Beach Airport is in contravention of sections 4, 5, 7, 8 and 11 of the Personnel Training for the Assistance of Persons with Disabilities Regulations.

2018-08-10 Formal warning
Kootenay Lake Aviation Inc.

Results of a recent periodic carrier inspection conducted on July 24, 2018 by a designated enforcement officer of the Canadian Transportation Agency indicate that Kootenay Lake Aviation Inc., in Nelson, BC, is in contravention of paragraph 67(1)(a) of the Canada Transportation Act.

2018-08-09 Formal warning
Clarenville Aviation Limited

Results of a recent periodic carrier inspection conducted on May 3, 2018 by a designated enforcement officer of the Canadian Transportation Agency indicate that Clarenville Aviation Limited is in contravention of subsection 67(3) of the Canada Transportation Act by imposing fares not set out in a published and effective tariff.

2018-08-09 Formal warning