Check this list before you advertise

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For a complete checklist of all advertising rules click here.

Do we have resources available to help you understand and follow advertising rules?
Yes—for a complete checklist of the advertising regulations, 
click here. We also have additional advertising resources available here.

Do all automotive businesses follow the same regulations?
Yes—all AMVIC-licensed businesses must comply with Alberta consumer protection legislation, including advertising regulations.

What’s considered an ad? 
An ad could be any AMVIC-licensed businesses’:

  • website or other online ad
  • print ad
  • social media post
  • billboard
  • radio and TV 

AMVIC licenses:

  • automotive sales including new, used and RV
  • lease
  • repair
  • consignment
  • wholesale
  • agent/broker

Holiday hours
Please note AMVIC is observing Boxing Day on Christmas Eve. The AMVIC office will be closed Dec. 24-25, 2015, returning to normal business hours Monday, Dec. 28, 2015.