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WTO: Ice Cream and Ice Cream Novelties TRQ – Serial No. 1002

Date: October 1, 2020

This Notice replaces Notice to Importers No. 967 dated October 1, 2020 and sets out the policies and practices pertaining to the administration of Canada’s tariff rate quota (TRQ) for ice cream and ice cream novelties under the World Trade Organization (WTO).

This Notice is provided pursuant to the authority of the Export and Import Permits Act (EIPA) and its corresponding regulations, and remains in effect until further notice.

Table of contents

1. Definitions

Ice cream and ice cream novelties means a product that is included in Item 134 on the Import Control List (ICL), namely ice cream and ice cream novelties falling under tariff items 2105.00.91 and 2105.00.92 in the list of tariff provisions set out in the Schedule to the Customs Tariff.

See the List of EIPA commodity codes for ice cream and ice cream novelties.

Retailer means a grocery store, hotel, restaurant or institution that sells or serves ice cream or ice cream novelties to consumers.

2. Allocation policy

3. Eligibility criteria

You are eligible to apply for an allocation if you are a:

Historical allocation holder


4. Calculation of allocations

Historical allocation holders


5. Transfer, return and under-utilization of allocations

6. Related Links

Date Modified: