C-25.1 - Code of Penal Procedure
134. The thing seized or the proceeds of the sale thereof must be returned as soon as possible
(1) once the seizor has been informed that no proceedings will be instituted in respect of the thing or the proceeds or that the thing will not be submitted in evidence;
(2) at the expiry of the period during which the seizor is entitled to detain the thing or the proceeds; or,
(3) where an order to return the thing or the proceeds has become executory.