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Application / authorization form for returning legally exported edible Canadian meat products to Canada from countries other than United States

Note: Incomplete forms or forms with false information will be automatically rejected

Application

Name of the applicant (company representative):

Name and address of the exporting company (as on the OMICFootnote 1):

Date of application:

Product being returned from (name of country):

Location of the product at time of application (name of port/city)

Tel:
Email:
Fax:

We hereby request permission to return to Canada the following product from country:

Details of shipment Product exported Request to return: (if amount is less
than amount exported, a letter of
explanation must be provided)
Description:    
Weight: (lbs/kg)    
# of packaged units    
Date of export: From establishment #: CFIA/ACIA OMICFootnote 1 number
(1454 or other):

Type of packaging:

Original seal #:

Seal # at time of return:
If original seal broken and replaced, then the Foreign government official's declaration for exported Canadian meat products being returned to Canada must accompany detailing:

  1. the reason for breaking and replacing seal
  2. the new seal number

Original container #:

Container # at time of return:

Scenario A

Shipment was in transit and did not reach country of destination or was off loaded at a port of transit but original seal is intact.

Scenario B

Shipment refused on arrival and remained at point of entry under official control of importing country (customs, agriculture)
Note: Original seal intact.

Scenario C

Shipment was in transit and did not reach country of destination and seal was broken at port of transit by a competent authority or a third party officially recognized by the competent authority and a new official seal has been placed.

Scenario D

Shipment left point of entry and was refused at the receiving establishment. The shipment remained under official control of importing country at all times. If seal change occurred, it was documented as per scenario C above.

Date and place of refusal:

Reason(s) for return
Refused entry space
Voluntary return space

Details:

Intended use upon return to Canada:

Product complies with provisions of the Safe Food for Canadians Act and Regulations:

Yes / No

Shipment will return to Canada by:
truck
air
ship
other
Point of landing:
Expected date:

Shipment must be presented for re-inspection at a CFIA licensed establishment:

Establishment number:
Name and address:

The following documents are attached (applicable only for return from countries other than USA):

  1. CFIA/ACIA OMIC (copy of 1454 or other) for Scenarios A, B, C and D
  2. exporter letter for Scenarios A, B, C or D (in English or French)
  3. Foreign government official's declaration for exported Canadian meat products being returned to Canada for Scenarios B, C or D (in English or French)
  4. copy of original bill of lading
Signature of the applicant:
Date:
Email address:
Phone number:

CFIA authorization

Product may be returned to Canada under the following conditions

  1. Only intact, sealed, clean, undamaged shipping containers are permitted to be returned to Canada.
  2. Exporter letters for Scenarios A, B, C or D (in English or French).
  3. Foreign government official's declaration for exported Canadian meat products being returned to Canada for Scenarios B C or D (in English or French).
  4. An Animal Health import permit is required from CFIA Centre of Administration. Contact CFIA (Ottawa) 1-855-212-7695 or 613-773-5131 Email: cfia.permission.acia@canada.ca
  5. Shipment must be presented for inspection by CFIA in a facility for inspection at:
    • Establishment number:
    • Name and address:
  6. Seal and container numbers must be verified at 1st seaport of entry in Canada by CFIA or CBSA
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CFIA Permission Granted
Signature of the official
Date

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CFIA Permission Refused
Signature of the official
Date

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Reason for refusal

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