Controlled goods: Examining, possessing or transferring
Individuals and organizations need to register in the Controlled Goods Program to examine, possess or transfer controlled goods in Canada. Find out how to comply with controlled goods regulations in Canada.
We are receiving high volumes of applications, many of which are incomplete. This is affecting our service standards.
To minimize delays:
- follow the steps outlined in How to register
- ensure that your applications are fully completed
- include all supporting documentation in your application
We appreciate your patience.
Services and information
Find the list of controlled goods administered by the Controlled Goods Program, how they are regulated and what this means for you.
Find out if and how you need to register in the Controlled Goods Program. Appoint a designated official and get the mandatory training.
Information for registrants in the Controlled Goods Program: how to conduct security assessments of your personnel, prepare for inspections, develop a security plan and report a security breach.
Find the forms and guidelines you need to register and comply with the Controlled Goods Program.
Search our database of individuals and organizations registered to examine, possess or transfer controlled goods in Canada.
Find the latest news and updates about controlled goods, and optimize your awareness regarding compliance standards. Find upcoming events.
Explore opportunities to engage with the Controlled Goods Program on matters that impact the program.
Tools designed to help you navigate the processes and comply with the requirements of Public Services and Procurement Canada’s Controlled Goods Program.
Find out how to submit forms and make general enquiries.
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