Apr 9, 2018

CANPASS 400

We have just learned that the Canadian Border Services Agency has discontinued the CANPASS Air and CANPASS Private Boats programs. We suspect this decision has been taken due to declines in membership and passage rates.

As of April 3, 2018, the CBSA will cease accepting new member or renewal applications, but current members will retain privileges until their membership expires. The CBSA will continue to promote the NEXUS program, which offers expedited air and marine passage, amongst many other benefits.

Visit the Canadian Border Services Agency at https://www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/prog/canpass/menu-eng.html for more information.

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RETALIATORY TARIFFS ON US-MADE BOATS HAVE BEEN REMOVED

NMMA Canada and the Canadian Marine Trades Associations have been advised by the Government of Canada that effective April 30, 2019, all retaliatory tariffs on U.S. recreational boats entering Canada have been removed, marking the most positive development for our industry since this concerning issue first emerged.

The Canadian Marine Trade Associations have been advised that earlier this week, the Canadian government approved the "Order Amending the United States Surtax Order (Other Goods),"

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