The Canadian Transportation Agency’s responsibilities in the air transportation sector include:
- issuing licences, authorities and charter permits to Canadian and foreign air carriers offering services to the public
- enforcing licensing requirements
- regulating international air tariffs
- participating in the negotiation and implementation of international air transport agreements
The Agency also ensures consistency with Canadian legislation and regulations, including with respect to air fares, rates and charges, terms and conditions of carriage, and code-sharing, wet leasing and charters.