ASF - Changes to import permit requirements / Changements aux exigences des permis d'importation – PPA

June 14, 2022

(Le français suit)

Please be advised that the information for importers to understand feed controls to prevent African swine fever has been updated:

The addition of the reference to the Orders for:

Update to the Accredited Veterinarian Manual – Modules 3.5, 5.4 & 5.5 / Mise à jour du manuel du vétérinaire accrédité – les modules 3.5, 5.4 & 5.5

June 9, 2022

(Le français suit)

Please be advised that the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has updated the following modules of the Accredited Veterinarian Manual:

Module 3.5; Genotype testing for Scrapie Susceptibility has been added.

The forced labour filling our closets: U.S. is coming after it in an unprecedented way

June 6, 2022

Penalties against goods made with forced labour take effect June 21. Businesses warn it will cause chaos.

Here's an uncomfortable thought experiment for the next time you're standing before your wardrobe, running your fingertips through your garments.

Nexus waitlist reaches nearly 300K as Canadian offices still closed: CBSA

May 31, 2022

Canada’s backlog of Nexus applications has ballooned into the hundreds of thousands, despite a sharp downturn in applicants during the pandemic.

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) says more than 295,000 Nexus applications have yet to be processed due to ongoing office closures prompted by COVID-19.