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Imports of certain steel products into Canada are subject to controls under Canada’s Export and Import Permits Act (EIPA). Below you will find information on the administration of Canada's import controls for these products. In particular, Notice to Importers includes the policies and practices governing the administration for these controls.

Notice to Importers

Steel Import Monitoring Program

General information on the administration of steel import controls

Access general information on steel import controls, including the administration of the Steel Import Monitoring Program

Steel import monitoring reports

Current and past reports under the Steel Import Monitoring Program, by industry classification and by Harmonized System (HS) 10-digit classification

Steel safeguards for the period from May 13, 2019 – October 24, 2021

Archived: Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) utilization data

Data on utilization of steel safeguard tariff rate quotas (TRQs), including provisional safeguards

Archived: Import permit application process

Instructions on how to apply for an allocation and shipment-specific permits, including application forms

Archived: List of allocation holders

Allocation holders under the heavy plate and stainless steel wire TRQs

Archived: Frequently asked questions – Steel safeguard Tariff Rate Quotas (TRQs)

Frequently asked questions regarding steel safeguard TRQs

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