To Members Offering Monitoring Services to Clients in the Quebec City Area


The following are some of the articles that took effect on January 1, 2018

  • monitoring station must do 3 pre verification calls prior to communicating with the police services following the sounding of an alarm (article 8.4)
  • the  user must give the installer or the monitoring station a list comprising of 3 phone numbers and the name of the  designated persons (article 8.8)
  • the monitoring station’s obligation to possess the user list of 3 phone calls and names of the designated persons. (article 8.9)
The following are some of the articles (in French only) that will take effect January 1, 2019

  • Articles: 8,8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.6 et 8.7 will take effect on January 1st 2019.
  • Plus, the article 8.5 is split to introduce a new article 8.5.1. which will take effect on January 1st 2019.
Implementation date for the electronic platform for monitoring station:
Quebec City has not yet given us specific details on this file. But we expect more news early next year.
For further information contact:
Danielle Paquin
Director, Governmental Affairs – Québec
Canadian Security Association (CANASA)
1 (905) 513-0622 ext. 226
1 (800) 538-9919 ext. 226
1 (514) 884.3343 (mobile/cell.)