Park Act and Regulations
C.A. Pippy Park was established by an Act of the Newfoundland Legislature in 1968. The Act created the C.A. Pippy Park Commission, a semi-autonomous Crown Corporation under the laws of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador. The Commission currently reports to the Minister of Environment and Conservation.
The C.A. Pippy Park Commission consists of an eight-member Board, most of whom are appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council, representing the Provincial Government, Memorial University, City of St. John’s, Pippy Family, and Pippy Park Landowners.The Commission has broad powers under the Act to implement a master plan and accordingly regulate land use within Pippy Park.
Objectives of the Commission