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Fuel efficiency rebates and penalties

In Canada, you'll pay more for some vehicles because they are not fuel efficient, while you can get a rebate on others because of their good fuel efficiency.

ecoAuto Rebate Program

New incentives became available in 2007 for Canadians who buy fuel-efficient vehicles. For information on the ecoAuto rebate program, visit this Transport Canada site.

Green Levy

For information on the Canadian Federal Government's Excise Tax (Green Levy) on Fuel Inefficient Vehicles, introduced in 2007, visit this Canada Revenue agency site.

Added Sept. 1, 2007, updated July 3, 2009.