Travel tips

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is committed to providing the best possible service, which includes helping you know what to expect when you arrive at the Canadian border.

Services and information

Travelling with a disability

Request assistance, border clearance process, completing your declaration, special services counter.

Border reminder checklist

Steps to follow when crossing the border and making your declaration.

Moving or returning to Canada

Identification, making a declaration, bringing goods across the border and more.

COVID-19: Travel, quarantine and borders

Who can come to Canada, testing, transiting, hotels for air travellers, and more.

Travelling with minors

Bring the right identification and citizenship documents to the border for yourself and your family.

Travelling with pets

Declaration of animals, permits and certificates, pets, commercial and service dogs and exotic pets.

Travel documents

Acceptable documents, establishing your personal identity, your citizenship and other important information.

Plan your trip across the border

Border wait times, reporting requirements, tips to improve your experience crossing the border.

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