Roadway leading to the airport

Security Screening

The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) is responsible for air security including pre-board passenger and baggage security screening at all Canadian Airports.

Click here for information on permitted and non-permitted items.

For items accidentally left behind at the pre-board security screening check-point, please contact the Lost and Found office at 613-248-2054 or visit their counter on level 1 of the terminal.

For domestic and international flights, pre-board security screening checkpoints open daily at 4:00 am from May to November and 3:00 am daily from November to April. For transborder flights, the security screening checkpoint opens at 4:30 daily year round.

For more information on security screening, contact CATSA directly at 1-888-294-2202 or at

Current wait times

Domestic/International 12 min
Transborder 0 min