Justice Laws Website
Welcome to the online source of the consolidated Acts and regulations of Canada. The consolidations are generally updated every two weeks.
The site provides several important features.
- As of 2009-06-01, all consolidated Acts and regulations are "official"
- A side-by-side bilingual PDF version of consolidated Acts and regulations
- Point-in-time access to consolidated Acts and regulations
- Links to "Amendments Not in force" and "Related Provisions"
- Shading of provisions in original enactments that are not yet in force
New PDF Page Layout
A new PDF page layout of some frequently accessed Acts and regulations has been added to the Justice Laws Website. This version illustrates modifications that have been made to modernize the page layout of the laws and to make them more readable and easier to consult. Click here to view.
Frequently Accessed Acts
- Access to Information Act PDF: 345 kB
- Canada Elections Act PDF: 3823 kB
- Canada Labour Code PDF: 1371 kB
- Competition Act PDF: 780 kB
- Contraventions Act PDF: 364 kB
- Controlled Drugs and Substances Act PDF: 336 kB
- Copyright Act PDF: 886 kB
- Criminal Code PDF: 5609 kB
- Divorce Act PDF: 192 kB
- Financial Administration Act PDF: 788 kB
- Immigration and Refugee Protection Act PDF: 900 kB
- Income Tax Act PDF: 11864 kB
- Pension Act PDF: 629 kB
- Privacy Act PDF: 319 kB
- Youth Criminal Justice Act PDF: 747 kB
Frequently Accessed Regulations
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