Contact Us

Your comments and concerns relating to Vessel Registration are important to us and we will address them as quickly as possible. Due to the volume of e-mails, your e-enquiry may not be responded to immediately.  Thank you for your patience.

What is the status of my application?:

Please note that properly completed applications are processed within 30 working days.  Incomplete applications will be returned and will cause a delay in processing.

To avoid delay, please ensure you read all instructions carefully.

Email: VR-IB@tc.gc.ca

North American toll-free number: 1-877-242-8770
Local number (a long distance charge will apply): 613-991-2188
Teletypewriter / TDD: 1-888-675-6863
Facsimile: 613-998-0637

Regional Contacts: Visit the Ports of Registry page for a list of regional contacts and e-mail addresses

Mailing Address:
Transport Canada
Marine Safety (AMSED)
Tower C, Place de Ville
330 Sparks Street, 3rd Floor
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0N5

All inquires relating to pleasure craft licensing should be directed to Transport Canada's Office of Boating Safety.

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