Commercial Driver Registration Program

About the program

The Commercial Driver Registration Program (CDRP) makes it easier for commercial freight transporters to pass through customs into Canada from the United States (U.S.). This program offers efficient and effective clearance to low-risk goods and pre-approved importers, carriers and commercial drivers.

The CDRP is one of three components required for membership in the Customs Self-Assessment program (CSA), which involves:

CDRP-registered drivers can carry goods for carriers who participate in the CSA program.



The following may apply for the CDRP:

To qualify for CDRP, applicants must:

As CDRP participating members, drivers are required to adhere to a number of responsibilities and requirements to maintain their membership.

General Information

If you have any questions on enrolment or the program, please contact the Canadian Processing Centre:

Telephone: 800-842-7647
Hours of operation: Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST (except holidays)

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