March 4th, 2019
With the aim of increasing accessibility to geospatial data while at the same time eliminating unnecessary costs for business, the Government of Canada is now providing OGC GeoPackage for CanVec data. This format is available online through the Geospatial Data Extraction Tool.
You will find a detailed description of the OGC GeoPackage format on the following page: OGC GeoPackage Documentation.
Please note that the GML format is no longer available.