Keeping you informed
For all updates, resources, and answers to Frequently Asked Questions on CARM (CBSA Assessment and Revenue Management), we’ve set up a special page: nearnorthcustoms.com/carm found under our RESOURCES menu. All important updates regarding CARM are posted here in NEWS as well. The CARM Client Portal is now open. All commercial importers must register to do business.
E-Commerce Valuation Changes – Proposed Amendments Are Here – CBSA News
The CBSA proposes changes to regulations to protect the competitiveness of Canadian businesses.
Potential Canadian Federal Government Strike – CBSA Impacts
CBSA Impacts on the potential strike of the Canadian Federal Government.
Customs Notice – April 6th, 2023
Important News from Near North Customs Brokers regarding Customs Notice.
Important News from Near North Customs Brokers regarding CPTPP.
A New Year, A New Brand Identity
Our renewed commitment to excellence in service; A new website and company newsletter to keep you informed.
CARM Release 2 Scheduled for October 2023
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has announced that CARM Release 2 is now scheduled for October 2023.
Important Changes to the Declaration of Hand-Carried Goods in Canada
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has made changes to the Declaration of Hand-Carried Goods in Canada via Customs Notice 22-15. Here are the details.
CARM Service Packages: Providing You Step-by-Step Support
With many of you seeking step-by-step support in the CBSA’s 2-phase modernization project to streamline the process of importing commercial goods into Canada, we’ve developed CARM service packages to help you with both phases. Here’s where things are at and what you need to do to prepare for CARM.
Canada Withdraws Most-Favoured-Nation Status for Russia and Belarus
Canada has withdrawn the Most-Favoured-Nation (MFN) status from Russia and Belarus, effective March 2, 2022. Here’s how it will affect those of you who import goods from the two countries.
CBSA Introduces Three New Trade Compliance Tools
As part of its Trade Compliance Strategy and to supplement trade compliance verification efforts, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is deploying three new trade compliance tools. They target specific import transactions, as opposed to trade compliance verifications, which examine all importations over a period of time (normally one year).
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