Canadian Navigable Waters Act

Posted at Churchill Falls, July 5, 2024

Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro hereby gives notice that a submission has been added to the Navigable Waters Registry pursuant to the Canadian Navigable Waters Act for public comment described herein and its site and plans.

Pursuant to paragraph 10(1)(b) of the said Act, Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro has deposited with the Minister of Transport, on the on-line Common Project Search Registry ( and under registry number, 11021, 11020, and 11019, a description of the following work, its site and plans:

Culvert installations on the Labrador Transmission Asset (LTA) in central Labrador in the following locations east of Cache River:

  • Water crossing (WC-93): 53.168760, -62.161960
  • Water crossing (WC-92): 53.163340, -62.149540
  • Water crossing (WC-91): 53.147600, -62.099360

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:

Newfoundland & Labrador Hydro (c/o Sarah Wilkins)
500 Columbus Drive
St. John’s, NL
A1B 4K7

Please note that comments will be considered only if they are received not later than 30 days after the publication of this notice.

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.