Restricted and Prohibited Goods

Important Notice

Bringing cannabis (marijuana) and cannabis products across Canada's borders is a serious criminal offence. It will remain a serious criminal offence under the proposed Cannabis Act. For more information on the proposed legislation, consult Legalizing and strictly regulating cannabis: the facts.

The importation of certain goods is restricted or prohibited in Canada. To avoid the possibility of penalties, including seizure or prosecution, make sure you have the information you require before attempting to import items into Canada.

The following are some examples of restricted or prohibited goods:

For more information on restricted/prohibited goods, consult I Declare or the publications listed above.

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