AEDARSA is the independent provincial body responsible for making sure all elevating devices, amusement rides and passenger ropeways (such as ski lifts) in Alberta comply with provincial safety codes and regulations.
We work closely with Alberta Municipal Affairs and the Safety Codes Council of Alberta to administer and enforce public safety laws in these areas. According to our mandate, we are tasked with:
In addition, AEDARSA is certified to conduct in-service inspections of existing elevating devices, in competition with other accredited agencies.
To exceed the safety expectations of Albertans by providing high quality, cost effective, relevant and safety focused service.
To provide quality, cost effective administration with safety standards uniformly applied.
AEDARSA is a non-profit organization established in 1996 under the Government Organization Act of Alberta. We do not provide consulting, construction or maintenance services.