Flag State Summary - Canada


  • Date: 31/08/2010

Main administrative office
Transport Canada
330 Sparks Street
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0N5 

E-mailmi-am@tc.gc.ca 
Fax: (613) 949-4224 

Certification Procedure
Their legislation will require Canadian registered owners to obtain a Canadian issued certificate on the date the Convention enters into force in Canada irrespective of whether they are in possession of a valid certificate issued by another State party.

The application form for certificates can now be found online on the following web page on their website:

http://www.tc.gc.ca/marinesafety/oep/environment/liability/liability-application.htm

Miscellaneous
The information requested in the form must be typed; however, the form cannot be saved. Handwritten applications will not be accepted. 

Last updated: 7th January 2010

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