Toco toucans are considered by the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species to be of "least concern." This is due to the broad range and fairly common status of this species in its designated habitats and biogeographic range. They are listed under appendix II of CITES which regulates the trade of this species.
CITES: appendix ii
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: least concern
UNEP-WCMC, 2009. "
UNEP-WCMC species database: CITES-listed species" (On-line). Accessed March 18, 2010 at http://www.cites.org/eng/resources/species.html.