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Old 07-20-2015, 02:17 AM   #1
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Border crossing.

I'm new to the Skoolie game and want to take my new bus/old bus up to British columbia canada really soon. Is there and special laws or regulations needed on a converted school bus in canada? Or is it a normal rv check at the border crossing?
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Old 07-20-2015, 02:51 AM   #2
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probably changed since, but i took my skoolie up to whistler from Washington one summer for the glacier (2007). they just checked my papers and gave it the once over on the inside.
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Old 07-20-2015, 06:55 AM   #3
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no rules or reg your welcome to come into Canada, just remember you mite be stereo typed for being in a bus, so you mite get looked at a bit harder.
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Old 07-20-2015, 01:28 PM   #4
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Don't forget your passport. Or has that changed?
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Old 07-20-2015, 01:54 PM   #5
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If you have air breaks you need an air endorsement, even for an RV.
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Old 07-20-2015, 05:10 PM   #6
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If you have air breaks you need an air endorsement, even for an RV.
That's interesting, because NJ doesn't require it for a "Class A with air," as I asked our (un)friendly DMV...
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Old 07-20-2015, 06:39 PM   #7
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It was elsewhere on this forum that somebody mentioned BC requires the air brake endorsement even for RVs because they have so many twisty steep mountain roads and people kept dumping RVs at the bottom of the canyons. I thought they said BC was the only province with this requirement, though..? Not sure.
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oh, this thread is about the "other border"


the friendly one and the one that doesn't get talked about as much
it sure looks like beautiful country up there!
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Old 07-20-2015, 08:04 PM   #9
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Air brake endorsement in Ontario as well.

Leave your fire arms at home as well, I know you US guys like your weapons.
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Air brake endorsement in Ontario as well.

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