Transport Canada has put in place a strong framework for drone regulations. As technology for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) improves they may be allowed in urban spaces.
Drone technology takes off in British Columbia
Although industry experts say Canada's drone-use legislation is more progressive than that of the U.S., Amazon's (Nasdaq:AMZN) drone-delivery program, currently being tested in B.C., is still not legal in practice. Amazon Prime Air would use low-flying delivery drones to provide same-day delivery for small packages.