Canada-United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement (CUKTCA) Rules of Origin
Memorandum D11-5-18

ISSN 2369-2391

Ottawa,August 25, 2021

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In brief

This new memorandum describes the Canada–United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement (CUKTCA) Rules of Origin.

This memorandum contains a link to the CUKTCA Rules of Origin Regulations and provides a link to the Global Affairs Canada website where the Rules of Origin for the CUKTCA can be found.

Legislation

CUKTCA Rules of Origin Regulations

P.C. 2021-238 2021-03-26

His Excellency the Administrator of the Government of Canada in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Finance, pursuant to paragraph 16(2)(a) of the Customs Tariff, makes the annexed CUKTCA Rules of Origin Regulations.

Force of law

1. The following provisions of the Protocol on Rules of Origin and Origin Procedures of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, as incorporated by reference in the Canada – United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement, have the force of law in Canada:

Coming into force

2. These Regulations come into force on the day on which section 37 of the Canada–United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement Implementation Act, chapter 1 of the Statutes of Canada, 2021, comes into force, but if they are registered after that day, they come into force on the day on which they are registered.

Guidelines and general information

1. The link to the CUKTCA can be found in the “References” section of this memorandum.

2. The Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) Protocol on Rules of Origin and Origin Procedures, as incorporated by reference in the CUKTCA, contains the general rules of origin that set out the criteria to determine the originating status of a good, as well as other general conditions and requirements.

3. The Product Specific Rules of Origin, contained in Annex 5 of the CETA Protocol on Rules of Origin and Origin Procedures, as incorporated by reference in the CUKTCA, establishes the point at which materials or components have undergone sufficient production within the free trade area for the good produced to be considered originating.

Additional information

4. For more information, call the CBSA Border Information Service (BIS):

Calls within Canada & the United States (toll free): 1-800-461-9999
Calls outside Canada & the United States (long distance charges apply):
1-204-983-3500 or 1-506-636-5064
TTY: 1-866-335-3237
Email: contact@cbsa-asfc.gc.ca

Contact Us at the CBSA website may also be accessed for information.

References

Issuing office
Trade and Anti-dumping Programs Directorate
Headquarters file
 
Legislative references
Canada–United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement Implementation Act
CUKTCA Rules of Origin Regulations
Order in Council 2021-238 2021-03-26
Customs Tariff
Other references
Canada-United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement (CUKTCA)
CETA Protocol on Rules of Origin and Origin Procedures
Annex 5 of the CETA Protocol on Rules of Origin and Origin Procedures
Superseded memorandum D
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