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Undeliverable and Redirected Mail Regulations (C.R.C., c. 1298)

Regulations are current to 2024-06-19 and last amended on 2010-12-03. Previous Versions

Non-mailable Matter

 Notwithstanding anything in these Regulations, undeliverable mail that is found to be non-mailable matter pursuant to the Non-mailable Matter Regulations shall be dealt with in accordance with those Regulations.

  • SOR/90-16, s. 6

Detention Period

 The Canada Post Corporation may detain mail for a period not exceeding 30 days where, in its opinion, the detention of such mail is in the interest of the sender or of the addressee.

  • SOR/81-841, s. 4

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