Privacy Statements

Please note that members of the NEXUS program are subject to the applicable Canadian and United States privacy statements listed below:

Canada's Privacy Statement

The information you provide in your application, including supporting documentation and biometric data, is collected by the Canada Border Services Agency ("CBSA") and is protected pursuant to both the Customs Act and the Privacy Act. In accordance with Canadian laws and regulations, this information will be shared with other government departments or agencies in Canada and the United States of America for the purpose of the operation of the NEXUS program and to conduct applicable checks and verifications to determine your eligibility and continued eligibility in the NEXUS program. If the required information is not provided, your application may not be processed and the authorization may not be granted.

Individuals to whom the information relates have rights of access to, correction of and protection of, their personal information under the Privacy Act. The information collected is described in Personal Information Bank # CBSA PPU 031. Instructions for obtaining information are provided in Info Source, which is available at public libraries, government public reading rooms and on the Internet at:

U.S. Privacy Act Statement

The authority to collect the information on this application, any supporting documentation, fingerprints, and other requested information is contained in Titles 8 and 19 of the U.S. Code and corresponding regulations. Providing the information on this form is voluntary; however, failure to provide all the requested information may result in the delay of a final decision or denial of your request. The information collected will be used to make a determination on your application. It may also be provided to other government agencies (federal, state, local, and/or foreign) as permitted under the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. § 552a (2002) and other applicable laws. All applicants are subject to a check of criminal information databases and other immigration and customs databases in order to determine eligibility for this program.

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