Explosives Regulations, 2013
Marginal note:Import, export or transport in transit
(a) the explosive is imported, exported or transported in transit for personal use and not for commercial purposes;
(b) the explosive enters or leaves Canada with the person importing or exporting it or, if the explosive is transported in transit, it remains with the person transporting it at all times; and
(c) in the case of Footnote *small arms cartridges, the cartridges do not include a tracer, incendiary or similar military component or device; and
(d) the quantity of the explosive being imported, exported or transported in transit is not more than the quantity set out in the table.
Item Column 1 Column 2 Explosive Quantity 1 Model rocket motors that have a maximum total impulse of 80 newton-seconds (NFPA alpha designations A to E, as indicated on the motor or its packaging) 6 2 Avalanche airbag systems 3 3 Small arms cartridges — imported or exported 5 000 4 Small arms cartridges — transported in transit 50 000 5 Percussion caps (primers) for small arms cartridges — imported or exported 5 000 6 Percussion caps (primers) for small arms cartridges — transported in transit 50 000 7 Empty primed small arms cartridge cases — imported or exported 5 000 8 Empty primed small arms cartridge cases — transported in transit 50 000 9 Black powder and hazard category PE 1 black powder substitutes 8 kg, in containers of 500 g or less 10 Smokeless powder and hazard category PE 3 black powder substitutes 8 kg, in containers of 4 kg or less
Return to footnote *Terms preceded by an asterisk are defined in section 6.
- SOR/2013-211, s. 501
- SOR/2016-75, s. 5
- SOR/2018-231, s. 8
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