The following links list pertinent information regarding consumer protection and auto safety.

 

Canadian Safety Recalls
Phone: 1-800-333-0510 Transport Canada website for recalls

 
     
Government Agencies: Canada

C.A.M.V.A.P. Canadian Motor Vehicle Arbitration Plan
The Canadian Motor Vehicle Arbitration Plan is a program where disputes between consumers and vehicle manufacturers about alleged manufacturing defects or implementation of the manufacturers' new vehicle warranty can be put before a third party arbitrator for resolution.

Measurement Canada Complaint Investigation


Industry Canada - ConsumerInformation.ca

 

Government Agencies: Ontario 

Ministry of Consumer Services - Ontario
Buying and selling vehicles, repairs and complaints.

Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council (O.M.V.I.C.)
Know your rights.

Office of Energy Efficiency
Fuel consumption for vehicles

Ontario Small Claims Court FAQ
Description of the entire process surrounding legal action at the Small Claims Division of the Court of Ontario. Answers to frequently asked questions. Provided by the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General.

UCDA
Used Car Dealers Association of Ontario

Drive Clean Ontario
Ontario's mandatory vehicle emissions inspection and maintenance program 

Ontario College of Trades
Did you know you can now check online the qualifications of the person working on your car. Visit the Ontario College of Trades and use the search function on the public register for compulsory trade membership. Almost anyone working on your car, including apprentices, should be enrolled and licensed. You can contact the College if the name of your technician is not in the register or to lay a complaint against a licensed member of a compulsory trade.

 

Government Agencies: Quebec

SAAQ (Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec)

OPC (l'office de la protection du consommateur)

RDPRM
Registre des droits personnels et réels mobiliers

Québec Courthouses & Judicial District Search
Directory of all Québec courthouses and judicial district search tool. Provided by the Québec Ministry of Justice.

Québec Small Claims Court FAQ
Description of the entire process surrounding legal action at the Small Claims Division of the Court of Québec. Answers to frequently asked questions. Provided by the Québec Ministry of Justice.

 

Other Useful Links

Alldata
U.S Recall and Technical Service Bulletin titles.

CarProof
Coast to Coast Vehicle History Information

Sherlock
Intensive Antitheft Marking

Registrar of Imported Vehicles

Vehicle Lease or Buy Calculator

 

Crash Tests

IIHS
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety crash testing data.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) U.S. 
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (USA); crash test results.