Contact Information

The Rail Safety Directorate is responsible for the development and enforcement of regulations, rules, standards and procedures governing safe railway operations in Canada under the Railway Safety Act. As well, it administers federal funding programs designed to improve the safety of highway/railway grade crossings.

For general inquiries:

Phone: 613-998-2985
Toll-free: 1 844 897-RAIL (1 844 897-7245)
Fax: 613-990-7767

Mailing Address:

Transport Canada
Rail Safety Branch
Mailstop: ASR
427 Laurier Street West,
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0N5

Rail Transportation in the Regions

Date modified: