The Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA) regulates Passenger ropeways and conveyors (ski lifts) in accordance with the
all other applicable regulations and codes.
These devices are regulated under Ontario Regulation 209/01: Elevating Devices s 1. (5).
The following classes of Passenger ropeway and conveyors (ski lifts) are designated for the purposes of this Regulation and the code adoption document:
8. Passenger ropeways, being,
i. above-surface ropeways, whether circulating passenger ropeways such as chair lifts or gondola lifts or reversible
passenger ropeways such as aerial tramways, such as
Fixed and detachable grip Chair lifts.
Reversible passenger ropeways (aerial tramways)
ii. surface ropeways such as bar lifts or ropeways made of fibre or wire, such as
T-bar, J-Bar, platter ropeways
iii. ropeways for secondary carriers such as tube tows, such as
iv. or conveyors.
Conveyors, magic carpets – recreational.
12. Special elevating devices.