Helpful links

The following are links and contact information for agencies and government bodies that may need to be contacted during the importation process.


Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA)

Web site:

Within Canada: 1-800-461-9999
Outside Canada: 1-204-983-3500 or 1-506-636-5064

Transport Canada

Web site: Importing a vehicle

In Canada: 1-800-333-0371
Outside Canada: (613) 998-8616

Fax: (613) 998-8541

Transport Canada’s vehicle admissibility list

Registrar of Imported Vehicles (RIV) inspection centre locator

Canadian Tire Store Locator

Provincial licensing information

United States

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)

Web site:

Phone: 1-888-327-4236

U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Web site:

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