Transport Canada


Canadian federal level agency responsible for setting policies, regulations and standards for Canada's rail, marine, road and air transportation systems, including the transportation of dangerous goods and sustainable development.

Associated Inventory

Canadian Transportation Enforcement Centre (CANUTEC)
Transport Canada Planning Systems
Transport Canada Security
Marine Security Operations Centre

Operational Concepts

AreaRole and Responsibility
Commercial Vehicle OperationsOperate CANUTEC, the Canadian Transport Emergency Centre, which assists emergency response personnel in handling dangerous goods emergencies by providing advice and recommendations on actions to be taken, and those to avoid.
Policy and GuidanceAct as source of regulatory development, information and guidance on dangerous goods transport.