Canada Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Canada
Capital city: Ottawa
Currency: Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Local time: GMT - 3.30/- 8
Telephone code: + 1
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

RESIDENTS1. after a stay outside of Canada for less than 24 hours: no allowances apply; or 2. after a stay outside of Canada for at least... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Prior to carrying a firearm into another country or bringing one back into Canada, the Canadian Firearms Centre should be contacted in order to fin... More information

Export regulations:

Free export without any restriction of tobacco products and alcoholic beverages. ... More information

Crew members customs regulations:

Same regulations as for passengers apply.... More information


Birds: 1. Birds from countries other than the USA: no birds of any type are allowed entry into Canada unless accompanied by a... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first port of entry.... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

Airport Improvement Fees (AIF) are levied on all passengers ... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Same regulations as for export apply.... More information

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