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NOTICE – Passenger ropeways order rescinded (PDF, 577 KB)

The order issued March 17, 2020 has been rescinded.

Owners and operators of passenger ropeway devices in Alberta (PDF, 672 KB)


The passenger ropeways discipline is responsible for establishing and interpreting the codes, standards and respective regulations under the Safety Codes Act.

Municipal Affairs works in partnership with the Safety Codes Council and the Alberta Elevating Devices and Amusement Ride Safety Association (AEDARSA) to develop and provide relevant information to the passenger ropeways industry.

Codes and standards

  • CAN/CSA-Z98-19 Passenger Ropeways

Purchase codes and standards

To purchase a copy of the standards, contact the CSA Group at 1-800-463-6727 or online on through the CSA website.



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