Public Consultations on the Canada-U.S. Air Quality Agreement Progress Report

This public consultation concluded on August 8, 2018. Thank you for your comments. 

The International Joint Commission is interested in your views on the important work being carried out under the Canada-United States Air Quality Agreement.

The Canada–US Air Quality Agreement (Agreement) directs the International Joint Commission (IJC) to invite public comments on progress reports prepared by the binational Air Quality Committee and to provide a synthesis of comments to the governments of Canada and the United States to assist them in reaching commitments outlined in the Agreement.

The IJC is interested in your views on a draft 2016 Progress Report reflecting the Governments’ important work being carried out under the Agreement:

  • What do you think about the ongoing efforts of our two countries to address transboundary air quality issues?
  • What issues do you think should have the highest priority?
  • What do you think about the information provided in this report?

The IJC invites you to send written comments on this draft Progress Report until 11:59 pm EST Aug. 8, 2018, using one of the following methods:

  1. Online, complete the form below or provide your ideas below

  2. Email at AirQuality@ottawa.ijc.org

  3. Mail at:
Canadian Section
Secretary, Canadian Section
International Joint Commission
234 Laurier Avenue West, 22nd Floor
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6K6
United States Section
Secretary, United States Section
International Joint Commission
1717 H Street NW, Suite 801
Washington, DC 20006


There are two ways to provide your feedback through the ParticipateIJC website:

The feedback provided in these options, as well as feedback received through mail and email, will be used to formulate the IJC's synthesis of public comments that will be provided to the governments of Canada and the United States.

The International Joint Commission is interested in your views on the important work being carried out under the Canada-United States Air Quality Agreement.

The Canada–US Air Quality Agreement (Agreement) directs the International Joint Commission (IJC) to invite public comments on progress reports prepared by the binational Air Quality Committee and to provide a synthesis of comments to the governments of Canada and the United States to assist them in reaching commitments outlined in the Agreement.

The IJC is interested in your views on a draft 2016 Progress Report reflecting the Governments’ important work being carried out under the Agreement:

  • What do you think about the ongoing efforts of our two countries to address transboundary air quality issues?
  • What issues do you think should have the highest priority?
  • What do you think about the information provided in this report?

The IJC invites you to send written comments on this draft Progress Report until 11:59 pm EST Aug. 8, 2018, using one of the following methods:

  1. Online, complete the form below or provide your ideas below

  2. Email at AirQuality@ottawa.ijc.org

  3. Mail at:
Canadian Section
Secretary, Canadian Section
International Joint Commission
234 Laurier Avenue West, 22nd Floor
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6K6
United States Section
Secretary, United States Section
International Joint Commission
1717 H Street NW, Suite 801
Washington, DC 20006


There are two ways to provide your feedback through the ParticipateIJC website:

The feedback provided in these options, as well as feedback received through mail and email, will be used to formulate the IJC's synthesis of public comments that will be provided to the governments of Canada and the United States.

Submit Comment on the Progress Report

This public consultation concluded on August 8, 2018. Thank you for your comments.