Public Notice – Canadian Navigable Waters Act 

Canadian Navigable Waters Act 

Rowing Prince Edward Island hereby gives notice that a submission has been added to the Common Project Search (online registry) pursuant to the Canadian Navigable Waters Act described herein and its description. 

Pursuant to paragraph 4.1 and 9.1 of the said Act, Rowing Prince Edward Island has deposited with the Minister of Transport, on the on-line Common Project Search Registry ( and under registry number 2024-211774, a description of the following work: Nautical sports course (4 buoys) on the Hillsborough River in front of the Brighton Beach Front Range Lighthouse. 

Posted at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, this 12th day of February, 2024

Rowing Prince Edward Island 


Nautical Sports Course – Hillsborough River, PEI

Nautical sports utilities structure

This is a very simple project that will not interfere in any way with navigation in the area. We drop the anchors with buoys attached in late May and remove them at the end of the rowing season in late September/early October, depending on the weather.

Request details

Registry number 9939
Application type No interference with navigation notification of work 
Date received 2024-02-12
Province Prince Edward Island
Waterway Hillsborough River
Work types Nautical sports utilities structure
Expected construction start 2024-05-25 
Expected construction end 2024-10-05 
Latitude 46.22807
Longitude -63.14898