Owning a Vehicle in Canada

Find out how to buy or import a car or bike in Canada, plus information on registering, insuring and making it road legal once the paperwork is completed...

Whether behind the wheel of a car or motorbike, drivers in Canada have to make sure that their vehicles are registered, insured and roadworthy. In this section there is detailed information on vehicle insurance and registration procedures.

This section covers the processes and paperwork involved inĀ buying a new car in Canada, as well as details on how to go about the private sale or purchase and re-registering of a second-hand used car.

Thinking of bringing a car from your home country? Details on the registration, taxes and customs requirements needed to import a car or bike from the United States or elsewhere can be found right here.