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June 19, 2009

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) wishes to inform you of major changes to the 2009 Departmental Consolidation of the Customs Tariff, which will be released as the upcoming T2009-5 Amendment Package.

This package will include:

  • The annual changes to the rates of Customs Duty Payable on Woollen Fabrics originating in Commonwealth Countries;
  • Pursuant to subsection 45(13) of the Customs Tariff, the "Order Amending the Schedule to the Customs Tariff (Conditions for Special Provisions for the Purposes of the United States Tariff (UST)" was approved on May 19, 2009;
  • Bill C-2. An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and the States of the European Free Trade Association (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland), the Agreement on Agriculture between Canada and the Republic of Iceland, the Agreement on Agriculture between Canada and the Kingdom of Norway and the Agreement on Agriculture between Canada and the Swiss Confederation
  • Bill C-24. An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and the Republic of Peru, the Agreement on the Environment between Canada and the Republic of Peru and the Agreement on Labour Cooperation between Canada and the Republic of Peru

All of the above will be effective on July 1, 2009.