Environmental Enforcement Search

Environmental Enforcement Search


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Environmental Enforcement Search




A search of a computer data base for the history of enforcement actions taken against a company or individual that specifically reviews enforcement action taken by the Environmental Regulatory Service of Alberta Environment and Parks under the Alberta Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act, and its predecessor legislation, the Hazardous Chemicals Act, Agriculture Chemicals Act, Clean Water Act and Clean Air Act, dating back to 1971, and/or pursuant to the Water Act from 1999 onwards.


Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) enforcement actions are not included (see the AER Public Compliance dashboard database).


Cost: $75 per name searched


Time to complete: within three business days



  • When ordering more than one search at a time, optimal results will be received on Chrome or Firefox browsers.
  • Requests for resending search results or statements, that have previously been successfully sent will be charged an administration fee of $100.
    This fee will be waived for one initial request per organization. Searches can only be performed on names of individuals or corporations, not locations.
    FILE REFERENCE #’s can be entered in the Alternate Shipping Address screen in the “Street” field.



Request Order Form for Environmental Enforcement Searches


Time to complete: within 3 business days.


Searches can be submitted by secure credit card payment only online, or by mail with a cheque. Payment must accompany mailed search requests.


Use our online shopping cart search request form 



Mail to:
Environmental Law Centre
#410, 10115 100a Street
Edmonton, AB T5J 2W2


For questions, call 1-800-661-4238 or e-mail elc@elc.ab.ca.