Reminder: CBSA Confirms eManifest Now Mandatory
The Canada Border Services Agency has updated its website to inform all stakeholders about implementation timelines for eManifest requirements.
For motor carriers, the following timelines apply:
- May 6, 2015 to July 10, 2015
CBSA will provide carriers with a period of transition during which it will not issue penalties for non-compliance. The Agency will work closely with carriers on corrective measure to help them comply with eManifest requirements.
- July 10, 2015 to January 10, 2016
CBSA may issue zero-rated penalties (non-monetary) to carriers who do not comply with eManifest requirements, under CBSA’s Administrative Monetary Penalty System
- From January 10, 2016
CBSA may issue monetary AMPS penalties to carriers who do not copy with eManifest requirements.
For more information, see BC Trucking Association: CBSA Finally Announces eManifest Implementation Date
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