When shipping lithium batteries within Canada by vessel, Part 11 of the TDG Regulations requires you to comply with the TDG Regulations only.
When shipping or importing lithium batteries internationally by aircraft, Part 12 of the TDG Regulations requires you to comply with the ICAO Technical Instructions and some additional requirements of the TDG Regulations.
When shipping lithium batteries internationally by vessel or by vessel not on a domestic voyage, Part 11 of the TDG Regulations requires you to comply with the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code and some additional requirements in the TDG Regulations.
Shippers and importers must meet the requirements set out in the TDG Regulations for the handling, offering for transport, transporting and importing of lithium batteries in Canada. The requirements vary by mode of transport.
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