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The Prince Edward Island Personal Property Security Act, S.P.E.I. 1997, Cap. 33, was passed in the Legislative Assembly and given royal assent in May 1997. Subsequently, an Act to Amend the Personal Property Security Act, Cap. 67, was assented to December 24, 1997. The Act became effective on April 27, 1998.

The links below will take you to copies of the Act and Regulations on the Prince Edward Island website:

Amended Acts

  • Evidence Act
  • Factors Act
  • Family Law Act
  • Garage Keepers' Lien Act
  • Interpretation Act
  • Judgment and Execution Act
  • Registry Act
  • Sale of Goods Act
  • Statute of Limitations
  • Tourism Industry Act
  • Warehousemen's Lien Act

Repealed Acts

  • Assignment of Book Debts Act
  • Bills of Sale Act
  • Bulk Sales Act
  • Conditional Sales Act
  • Corporation Securities Registration Act
  • Personal Property Security Act 1990 Cap. 42
  • Potato Crop Mortgage Act (1988)


To order the printed official final version of the Personal Property Security Act and its Amendments, contact:

Island Information Service
P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 7N8

11 Kent Street
Basement, Jones Building
Charlottetown, PE

phone 902-368-4000
fax 902-368-5544
e-mail island@gov.pe.ca

Transition Period

The Prince Edward Island transition period ended 26 April 2001. The deemed perfection of security interests created under prior security law expired as of 26 April 2001 unless they had been continued via a registration of a PPSA Financing Statement.