Import permits and restrictions

Import controls, permits and licences, compliance requirements, sanctions and prohibited goods.

Services and information

Sanctions imposed by Canada

Canadian sanctions against specific countries, individuals and entities.

Goods subject to anti-dumping or countervailing duties

List of goods subject to the Special Import Measures Act, including definitions and exclusions.

Consumer goods imports

Regulated and prohibited baby products, energy-using products and other consumer goods.

Cultural property imports

Prohibited cultural property imports, penalties for illegal imports, procedures for legal imports.

Dangerous goods imports and exports

Explosives, nuclear substances and equipment, hazardous waste, environmental and human health risks.

Drug and health product imports and exports

Drugs, human pathogens and toxins and other health products.

Energy exports and imports

Crude oil, refined petroleum products, electricity, natural gas and natural gas liquids.

Firearm, weapon and military goods import and export

Firearms, weapons, ammunition and related parts, military goods and strategic technology.

Food and agricultural product imports

Food import requirements, permits, quotas, inspections and best practices.

Information and communications technology imports

Radio and telecommunications equipment.

Live animal and animal product imports

Terrestrial and aquatic animals, animal products and by-products, semen and embryos, endangered species.

Mineral and metal imports

Steel, precious metals and rough diamonds.

Plant, seed and forestry product imports

Plants, forestry and horticulture commodities, including grain, seeds and plants with novel traits.

Textile and clothing imports

Tariff preference levels and labelling requirements for imports of textiles and clothing products.

Vehicles and automotive product imports

Motor vehicles, small marine vessels and tires.

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