Importing a vehicle

Vehicle imports (including kit cars, U.S. vehicles, non-regulated vehicles), temporary vehicle imports.

Services and information

Importing vehicles purchased in the United States

Requirements, vehicle import compatibility list, vehicle import e-form.

Importing vehicles from countries other than the United States

Special concerns for importing vehicles from countries other than the U.S.


Pre-clearing new vehicles as a commercial importer

Appendix F/Appendix G Pre-clearance programs to commercially import eligible vehicles from registered manufacturers.

Pre-clearing new vehicles for importing using the case-by-case process

Application process for case-by-case pre-authorization to import new vehicles.


Importing non-regulated vehicles

Import procedures, older or utility-terrain vehicles, examples of non-regulated vehicles.

Temporarily importing vehicles

For visitors, students and temporary residents, Canadians with short term U.S. rentals and temporary import declaration of non-compliant vehicles.


Importing car kits

Import process for car kits and completed kit cars.