CBP Extends Non-Essential Travel Ban until June 22nd, 2020

May 27, 2020 – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) extended the non-essential travel ban at U.S. land borders with both Canada and Mexico, from May 22, 2020 to June 22, 2020 due to COVID-19.

Essential travel includes, but is not limited to:

  • Traveling for medical purposes
  • Traveling to attend educational institutions
  • Traveling to work in the U.S.
  • Traveling for emergency response and public health purposes
  • Engaged in in lawful cross-border trade
  • Engaged in official government travel or diplomatic travel
  • Members of the U.S. Armed Forces, and the spouses and children of members of the U.S. Armed Forces, returning to the U.S.
  • Engaged in military-related travel or operations

Non-essential travel includes traveling for tourism purposes.

If you have any questions regarding CBP’s extension of the non-essential travel ban, Livingston can help!  Please contact either your Livingston account manager or our regulatory affairs group at usregaffairs@livingstonintl.com