Canada. Transport Canada

Site: Mailing address

Service: Road Transportation

Description (Service) Works with industry and government partners to make Canada's roads safe. 
* Governed by the Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Act and the Motor Vehicle Transport Act, they propose, apply and enforce national safety standards in three main areas: 
Safe Vehicles - Sets safety standards for the design, construction and importation of motor vehicles 
Child Safety - works to ensure car seats provide protection 
Motor Carriers, Commercial Vehicles and their Drivers - Establishes the safety fitness requirements by which provinces and territories regulate motor carriers under federal jurisdiction * Regulates drivers' hours of service to prevent accidents due to fatigue 
* Information on defects and recalls, importing vehicles, child car seats, safety standards, commercial carriers, road security. 
* Vehicle recall information. Defect Investigations and Recalls 1-800-333-0510, or visit website to complete online form
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm (Eastern Time)
Dates All Year
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit website
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Ottawa
Physical Access Not Applicable
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-998-8616 (Automated information)
Toll Free Phone 1-800-333-0371 (Automated information)
Mailing Address 330 Sparks St 
Ottawa, ON K1A 0N5