Returning to Canada

Every year, millions of Canadian citizens return to Canada from abroad. Make your re-entry safe and easy - here is all you need to know about going through customs, the process for re-entering Canada, what to do if you are sick, and information on U.S. border wait times.

Entering Canada

Step-by-step process for Canadians re-entering Canada.


Overview of everything you need to know when you and your goods arrive at customs on returning from travelling abroad.


Canada U.S. Border Wait Times

Regularly updated list of wait times for Canadian points of entry along the Canada-U.S. border.

If You Get Sick

Health information for Canadians who are ill when they come back to Canada or once they have returned.