GAC administers Canada’s Export and Import Permits Act (EIPA), which prohibits certain goods from entering Canada except under the authority of and in accordance with an EIPA-issued import permit (General Import Permit or Specific Import Permit).
GAC Programs with SWI Data Requirements
Three (3) GAC programs require data in your SWI submission:
- Agricultural Products
- Clothing and Textiles and
CBSA outlines its required GAC data elements (and its reasons for each) here.
We can help. Cole International has a specialized SWI support team knowledgeable in single-window initiative and its complex requirements.