Travellers

Notice - Surtax

Starting July 1, 2018, certain goods originating from the U.S. are subject to a surtax that will apply to commercial shipments as well as goods being imported by travellers above their personal exemptions. The list of goods is available on the Department of Finance website. For more information, please refer to Customs Notice 18-08, Memorandum D16-1-1 and Frequently Asked Questions.

Canadians and Permanent Residents

Information for Canadian citizens and permanent residents on the CBSA's border services.

For more information about crossing the border, consult I Declare.

Non-Canadians

Canadian border information and services for non-Canadians visiting, settling in or doing business with Canada.

Notice - Cannabis

Despite the fact that cannabis (marijuana) will become legal and regulated in Canada in the near future, it will remain illegal to take cannabis across Canada’s national borders, whether you are entering or leaving Canada. For more information, consult cannabis (marijuana) legalization.

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