Information on what you can bring back to Canada, what you must declare, customs duties and taxes, and personal exemptions.


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Bringing goods to Canada

General guidelines on declaring goods and what you can and cannot bring into Canada

Personal exemptions mini guide

Popular items you can bring into Canada under your personal exemption based on the length of time you have been abroad

Importing goods for personal use

Canadian regulations and duties on prohibited and restricted goods, vehicles and boats

Importing food, plants and animal-related products

Requirements for bringing food, plant and animal products into Canada

Importing a vehicle

Information on how to import a vehicle into Canada

Entering Canada

Procedures and requirements for entering Canada by air, land and boat

Bringing your pet to Canada

Requirements for bringing your animal to Canada



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