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WTO: Whey Powder TRQ - Serial No. 979

Date: May 1, 2020

This Notice replaces Notice to Importers No. 897 dated May 1, 2017 and sets out the policies and practices pertaining to the administration of Canada’s tariff rate quota (TRQ) for whey powder 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 

Whey powder means a product that is included in Item 125.1 of the Import Control List (ICL), namely whey powder falling under tariff item No. 0404.10.21 or in the list of tariff provisions set out in the Schedule to the Customs Tariff.

See the List of EIPA commodity codes for whey powder.

2. Allocation policy

3. Eligibility Criteria

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


Further Processor:

4. Calculation of allocations

Processors/Further processors of speciality whey powder:

5. Return and underutilization of allocations

6. Related links

Date Modified: