Traveller information - Fly Smart
The Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) offers helpful information and advice about flying to, from and within Canada.
Click here to view the Fly Smart brochure:
Security Measures (CATSA - Canadian Air Transport Security Authority)
Security screening at Canadian airports is administered by the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA). CATSA has information available with advice to help make passengers' experience at security screening points less stressful. It contains facts about smart packing, screening and offers travel advice for all types of travellers.
For more information please visit
or call 1-888-294-2202
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada website offers a variety of information related to travel reports and warnings. Before travelling abroad to another country, please visit the Travel Reports and Warnings page
for more information:
Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA)
Customs clearance is available at the North Bay Jack Garland Airport for aircraft with 15 people or less. The hours of service are Monday-Friday, 0800- 1600 hrs (8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) excluding holidays. Details of the services offered can be found on the CBSA website
or by contacting 705-472-8008.
After hours customs clearance service for aircraft with less than 15 people is available on a cost recovery basis. Please contact the local CBSA office for cost details.
Aircraft with more than 15 people may be accommodated with advanced arrangements.
Custom service for special charters may be available subject to prior arrangements being made with CBSA and the Airport Authority.
Local Number: 705-472-8008
Toll Free (within 705 area exchange): 1-800-223-0442
CANPASS: 1-888-CANPASS (226-7277)
CBSA Home page