Knowledge Base Customs Documentation What documentation is required to import shipments into Canada? Importing a horse into Canada Importing a yacht or boat at a marine crossing in Canada Importing Fish and Seafood Products into Canada How to apply for a Carnet What do I need to know about importing from overseas? Where to send documents and paperwork for customs clearance fax or email What is CKFTA – The Canada Korea Free Trade Agreement? How to obtain a CA Identification number for importing clothing and textiles How do I import into the USA? Where can I get a blank NAFTA certificate from? Who should complete the NAFTA certificate? What is Canada Border Services Agency looking for when they request to perform a trade compliance verification? I have Canadian Goods returning which has not been advanced in value or changed in any way, what proof do I need to provide Customs that it was originally from Canada? Where do I send my one-time shipment paperwork to? Why does my broker keep requesting breakdown’s on kits? Who is responsible if my vendors fails or ignores a NAFTA verification? Canada Border Services Agency is asking for documents on specific transaction numbers. How do I link these transaction numbers to my system? What would you need to conduct a NAFTA verification on a couple of food products that are exported to Canada? What is required to import cheese? Why is the ‘CLVS’ team emailing me for documents when I have already received my package? What is a B13A form and is it mandatory for all exports? Does the bond application that is being sent back to A & A for processing need to be signed by an owner or a signing officer? What is the difference between the B13A and the CAED? Can I submit my own Export Declaration electronically without approaching a Freight Forwarder? Can you call the Steamship Line and ask them for me? I have a purchaser who is buying the goods but sending them to someone else. How do I indicate that on the commercial invoice? I have a small company but no BN number. How do I get one if I don’t have a GST number? What are acceptable statements for the marking on wood packaging material? How can I can complain to Canada Customs about the Exam taking too long? How do we update our address if GST or Surity bonds are involved? Does a sample shipment of Fish require a Fish License? Is a lumber permit required for pallets? What is your US Customs Filer Code? How do you submit an appeal to CBSA? Should I add foreign origin products to my NAFTA? What is a Voluntary Entry? If I can’t put my foreign origin goods on the NAFTA, how do I list their countries of origin? Why are you asking for a NAFTA when I have already put it in with the invoice on the outside of the box when the courier picked up the goods? Customs rejected my shipment stating a section 146, what does this mean? What is considered an assist for valuation purposes? What is the difference between the File number and Invoice number? Why do my Fed Ex Shipments always seem to get held up even if I put the correct Broker on the documents? How do I apply for an importer number / business number? How do you complete a NAFTA certificate, and do you have a pro-format? What options does a company have with NAFTA? I am completing a Canada Customs Invoice, is it acceptable to indicate only the part # for the goods in the description field? What is required to import fresh produce? For our US Power of Attorney, what titles can we accept? Who are considered former residents of Canada? Does pork have quota? Once a shipment has been delivered and paid for is it still an option to have the importer changed or corrected? What is a Carnet? My Customs Broker is requesting me to sign a Power of Attorney, what is this? What is an I.T. Bond and the required documents? What is a T&E Bond and what are the required documents? How soon does the ISF need to be filed prior to the vessel leaving the exporter? What does NET Weight mean? What is the Safe Foods for Canadians Act? What is HACCP? Under the Safe Foods for Canadians Act is a license required? I lost some of my B3’s and I understand I need to keep them, how can I get replacements? Under the Safe Foods for Canadians Act what is the cost for the license and how long is it good for? What do I do with a a detailed adjustment statement? What is an End-user Certificate? What is a Transaction value? Do I have to declare pallet charges when completing an invoice for customs purposes? I would like to apply for a fish import license, how long are they valid for? What is FAST? What is a CITES? What does incoterm DAP mean? How do I obtain a Canadian Import Permit for Aquatic Animals? Canadian Imports of non-susceptible aquatic animals, commercially do they need a Permit? What do I need to do to obtain a site license with Health Canada?