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Direct Shipment of Goods
Memorandum D13-1-2

Ottawa, February 25, 2014

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In Brief

The editing revisions made in this memorandum do not affect or change any of the existing policies or procedures.

This memorandum provides a hyperlink to the Department of Justice Web site for the regulations in respect of the determination of the place of direct shipment of goods exported to Canada when the goods pass in transit through another country.


Direct Shipment of Goods Regulations

Guidelines and General Information

1.   The Direct Shipment of Goods Regulations are no longer fully excerpted in this memorandum. They can be accessed from Department of Justice Web site.

2.   Memorandum D13-3-4, Place of Direct Shipment, provides additional information on the interpretation of these regulations.

Additional Information

3.   For more information, call contact 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):
1-204-983-3550 or 1-506-636-5064

TTY: 1-866-335-3237

Contact Us online (webform)
Contact Us at the CBSA website

Issuing office:
Trade Programs Directorate
Headquarters file:
Legislative references:

Direct Shipment of Goods Regulations

Other references:
Superseded memorandum D:
D13-1-2 dated February 16, 2012
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