The CBSA Assessment and Revenue Management (CARM) project is a multi-year initiative that will transform the collection of tax and duty for goods imported into Canada. Through CARM, the CBSA will modernize and streamline the process of importing commercial goods into Canada.

Release #1 is scheduled to launch on May 25, 2021

The Canadian Customs House Ltd. will register and test the CARM portal.

After we are registered and testing complete, we will supply a list of our importing clients and their Business Numbers to CARM.

CARM will then contact importers with instructions on how you authorize and link your company to The Canadian Customs House.

We will be your partner every step of the way.

Release #2 – scheduled spring of 2022

Importers will be required to take additional actions in order to qualify for Release Prior to payment of imported goods.

This will include securing Surety Bond or deposit with CBSA.

As stated for Release#1, we will navigate with you every step

For any additional information, please email