Canadian Automated Export Declaration (CAED) Program and 2018 Version Release

Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) recently issued Customs Notice CN17-34 to advise exporters of the Canadian Automated Export Declaration (CAED) program changes and that CBSA is developing a new system to replace CAED by January 2020.

The 2018 version of the Canadian Automated Export Declaration (CAED) program software will be available and ready for download on December 11, 2017. The 2017 version of CAED will expire on January 31, 2018, after which time only the 2018 version will be valid. The 2018 version will be the last update to CAED and will be valid until it is retired in January 2020.

Numerous changes have been made to the Harmonized System (HS) Classification Codes for 2018. Exporters are encouraged to refer to the 2018 Canadian Export Classification Manual for more information.

Certain designated export offices will be removed as an export reporting office and there are two port name changes. There are as well as other important export reporting information

For CAED information: Contact the CAED Helpdesk – Statistics Canada.
Tel. 1-800-257-2434 (toll-free calls within Canada)
Tel. 613-951-6291 (charges apply for calls outside Canada)
Statistics Canada website

For more export reporting information, consult: Memorandum D20-1-1, Export Reporting and Exporting Goods from Canada: A Handy Guide.