Transport Canada Links


Boat Safety Requirements


Click on the Safe Boating Guide Booklet to check the specific safety requirements for your vessel...




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Canada Shipping Act 2001


Effective July 01, 2007, the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 replaced the Canada Shipping Act as the principal legislation governing safety in marine transportation and recreational boating.


Small Vessel Regulations


Small Vessel Regulations


Welcome owners, operators and members of the public - find out about the role you play in small vessel safety.


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Pleasure Craft Courtesy Check Preparations


Pleasure Craft Courtesy Checks Preparations


Office of Boating Safety


Proof of Competency

Take a Boating Safety Course

Apply for a Pleasure Craft Licence

Choosing a Life jacket or PFD

Prepare before you sail

Speed and Alcohol on the Water

Click on the PCOC