Canada Border Services Agency
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) facilitates the flow of legitimate travellers and trade. The agency also enforces more than 100 acts and regulations that keep our country and Canadians safe.
Advance Declaration: For a faster border experience
Use Advance Declaration in ArriveCAN to submit your customs and immigration declaration before flying into Canada.
CARM Client Portal: Register and use the online services
Available to importers, customs brokers and trade consultants. Expanding soon to all trade chain partners.
Services and information: Travel
Crossing the border into Canada
Reporting and customs requirements. Processes, programs and tools for visitors and residents.
Bring the right identification and citizenship documents to the border for yourself and your family.
Plan your trip across the border
CBSA offices, travel tips for boaters and non-commercial air pilots.
Smart and secure border tools for travel and trade
The latest technologies to help people and goods move across the border more seamlessly and securely.
Services and information: Trade
Guidance, reporting requirements, advance rulings, valuation and more.
Exporting commercial goods
National policies, processes, procedures, regulations and legislation.
Customs Tariff 2023
The latest tariff classification numbers for declaring imported and exported goods.
Anti-dumping and countervailing
Measures for Canadian producers facing unfair foreign competition in the Canadian marketplace.
Programs and services to encourage trade in commercial goods and to facilitate compliance with trade rules.
Services and information: Securing the border
Arrests, detentions, alternatives to detention and removals
How we deal with individuals who are not allowed to be in Canada.
Wanted by the CBSA
Help us find individuals who are unauthorized to enter or remain in Canada.
Technology and detector dogs help us detect and prevent contraband from entering Canada.
Our fight against human trafficking
The CBSA identifies instances of cross-border trafficking and helps potential victims.
Other border services and information
Importing goods for personal use
Prohibited and restricted weapons, cannabis, animals and food, vehicles, boats, duties and more.
Operating a duty-free shop
Licensing and regulatory requirements for shop operators.
What we are doing
Publications and forms
- Targeted control audit of CARM business readiness
- Evaluation of travellers processing through a GBA+ lens
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