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Added: 2 months ago

Are there any legal restrictions pertaining to importing specialty medical equipment?

I am attempting to buy a piece of medical equipment (Binocular indirect ophthalmoscope - used by eye doctors to look into the back of the eye) online from eBay, from a seller in India. I have come to suspect that there m… (Read more)


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Samuel Michaels

Founder & Lawyer, SM Legal


There are several restrictions around the import and use of regulated medical equipment. You may be able to find relevant information here:


https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/drugs-health-products/medical-devices.html


You may also benefit from contacting a lawyer to research the specific requirements and obligations regarding the piece of equipment you wish to purchase. 


Answered: 2 months ago