Canada: Cars Coming Into Canada: What You Need To Know To Import Vehicles

The decision to export vehicles for sale in the Canadian marketplace involves compliance with numerous safety and performance standards as set by the Federal government. These requirements aim to ensure that all automobiles (standard and electric) imported into the country comply with domestic standards. The following information identifies the regulatory bodies in charge of administering and enforcing these standards and includes a breakdown and summary of specific standards that apply to passenger and multi-passenger vehicles.

Motor Vehicle Standards