Canada Border Services Agency
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International Events in Canada

As the focal point for border coordination services on behalf of the Canadian government, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is committed to providing you with excellent support and guidance as you plan the entry into Canada for your sporting competition, political summit, global congregation, convention, meeting, trade show or exhibition.

  • Event organizers
    Information for event organizers or those involved in promoting Canada as a destination for their large or small event.
  • Spectators
    As a spectator, you are required to follow all the rules for general visitors to Canada.
  • Participants
    As a participant, you may be entitled to certain exemptions based on your level of participation in the event. Please contact your event organizer.