Canada's Federal Government

A number of Federal Government departments and agencies are also essential contacts for location managers.

Transport Canada is responsible for Air, Marine, Rail and Road Transportation in Canada.  The Department approves any aircraft use, including helicopters and fixed wing aircraft.

Department of Fisheries and Oceans regulates ocean fish habitats.

Environment Canada oversees wildlife habitats and federal parks.

Heritage Canada operates several national historic sites and national park reserves available for filming. A list of these sites, grouped by region of British Columbia and by type of site, is online at: