If you are purchasing a vehicle from an automotive dealer, go to an SAAQ service outlet with proof of identification, preferably your driver's licence, and the form Attestation de transaction avec un commerçant duly completed by the automotive dealer.
You want to purchase a damaged vehicle from the USA
You are responsible for checking the vehicle's origin and record to find out if it has been declared a total loss. A vehicle declared a total loss cannot be registered and will be barred from road use on the Québec highway system until it complies with Québec regulations. Various Web sites can assist you in your research.