Dangerous goods

Learn about the safe transport of dangerous goods in Canada by air, rail, road and water.

Services and information

Transportation of dangerous goods in Canada

Find information on dangerous goods consultations, certificates and publications.


In an emergency, contact CANUTEC for immediate advice and recommended actions to take or avoid in a dangerous goods emergency.


Client Identification Database (CID)

Find out if you need to register into the new Client Identification Database and the registration process.

Emergency response assistance plans

Find out about the Emergency Response Assistance Plan (ERAP) application process.


Rail safety and dangerous goods

Enhanced security and safety measures for the transportation of dangerous goods by rail.


Newsletters, bulletins, researches, standards, reports, guides.


Electronic shipping documents

Learn about electronic shipping documents, find out how to apply and read the executive summary and full report from the study.

Safety advisories

Notices issued to the public to ensure the safety and security of Canadians.


Technical Standards referenced in the TDG Regulations

Find information on the technical standards including their latest updates.