​On November 1, 2013, Canada deposited its Instrument of Ratification of the ICSID Convention with the World Bank. Canada signed the ICSID Convention on December 15, 2006.

The World Bank has notified all ICSID Convention signatory States of Canada's ratification, pursuant to Article 75 of the ICSID Convention.

The ICSID Convention will enter into force for Canada on December 1, 2013, in accordance with Article 68(2) of the ICSID Convention.