Telecommunications Apparatus Importers

Industry Canada published a notice to inform telecommunications and consumer digital apparatus importers of the regulations preventing the importation of equipment that does not meet Industry Canada requirements under the Radiocommunication and Telecommunications Acts and Regulations. The importation of products that do not meet Industry Canada requirements may result in delays at the border or enforcement actions and/or penalties.

Radio communication and telecommunication equipment should be certified to Canadian standards and marked with a certification number prior to importation, distribution or sale in Canada.

Need additional information?

You can contact Industry Canada's Certification & Engineering Bureau, National Equipment Compliance Enforcement Centre (NECEC) via e-mail at