I would like to bring in a boat and a boat trailer - what do I do?

Customs brokerage fee for both trailer and boat: $​300.00 CAD
RIV fee's for trailers within 15 years old $295.00 with $40.00 Form one handling fee.
Trailers over 15 years old, with Form One, $25.00 Form One handling fee.

Please note 72 hours is not required for a boat and trailer.

The vehicle importation process is made simple when you use BorderBuddy.

Customs requires the following documents -
1) Bill of Sale
2) ​Original certificate of title or manufacturer's certificate of origin (front and back​ copy's​)

For a quick idea on what you will pay ​:

For trailers into Canada:
Duty will be 6.1% if the trailer is not made in Canada, U.S. or Mexico.
If it is made in Canada, U.S. or Mexico - it will be Duty free.
Tax will be 5% GST .
You will pay your local PST upon registration of the vehicle.

For the boat into Canada:
Duty will be 6.1% if the trailer is not made in Canada, U.S. or Mexico.
If it is made in Canada, U.S. or Mexico - it will be Duty free.
Tax will be 5% GST .
PST for all personal imports .

Be sure you have a bill of sale for the Boat and one for the trailer.

The PST on the trailer will be paid at your insurance company when you register.

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