Export and Import Controls System (EICS)

Export and Import Controls System offers a secure web interface and an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) interface to support the application, approval, and processing of import/export permits. The system also features import/export quota management functionality.

Export Controls Online (EXCOL)

Using Export Controls Online, exporters are able to submit applications for export permits and certificates, as well as request amendments. In addition, there are a number of other features available to Recognized Users, who may, for example, submit quarterly utilisation reports for military goods and print selected documents in their office.

New Export Import Control System (new EICS)

Global Affairs Canada (GAC) is pleased to confirm an upgrade to the Export Import Control System (EICS) available on July 11, 2021.

New Export Import Control System (New EICS) enables licenced customs brokers to apply online for export or import permits and certificates for controlled goods. New EICS represents changes in the web interface and does not constitute changes in trade control policy or the permit process.

All users must enrol to receive new unique log-in credentials to access New EICS.