Canada Logos Eligibility Criteria

Gas

  • Vehicle services such as fuel, oil, water and pressurized air
  • Continuous service opening no later than 7:00 am and closing no earlier than 11:00 pm
  • Marginal qualification: continuous service for 12 hours per day
  • Reasonable access to Public telephone
  • Access to Public Restroom
  • The maximum distance shall not exceed 10 kilometers in either direction

Food

  • Indoor seating for a minimum of 20 patrons
  • Continuous food services opening no later than 7:00 am and closing no earlier than 11:00 pm
  • Marginal qualification: continuous food service opening no later than 11:00 am for no less than 12 hours per day, 6 days per week
  • Reasonable access to public telephone
  • Access to public restroom
  • The maximum distance shall not exceed 10 kilometers in either direction

Lodging

  • Provide a minimum of 15 units for overnight accommodation
  • Marginal: Provide a minimum of 5 units for overnight accommodation
  • Access to check in service 24 hours per day
  • Lockable door for each unit
  • Restroom with hot and cold water, bath or shower with each unit
  • Phone service within each unit
  • The maximum distance shall not exceed 20 kilometers in either direction.
COMMON CRITERIA
  • Must not be participating in the Tourism Oriented Directional Signing (TODS) program
  • Must be available to the general public
  • Must be no more than 2 turns from the intersecting highway
  • Have in place any required trailblazing signs that have been approved and permitted by the Municipality with jurisdiction
  • Must have a direct entrance
  • Must comply with all relevant legislation and regulations
  • Must be open 7 days per week, 12 months a year
  • Must be visible from the intersecting roadway or the adjacent roadway which forms part of the trailblazed route