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Managing GAC data under Single Window

Global Affairs Canada (GAC) will have new data requirements under Single Window. Prepare today, to ensure compliance.

Global Affairs Canada (GAC) is responsible for conducting Canada’s international relations, including foreign affairs, international trade and commerce, international development and humanitarian assistance, consular services for Canadians, and the Government of Canada’s global network of missions abroad.

For Single Window, there is one government program that fall under GAC:

  • Import Controls of Agricultural, Steel and Textiles and Clothing Products

For information about the data element rationales for each Program, visit:

Program conditions

Conditions may apply to determine if data needs to be submitted to Global Affairs Canada for the above program. For details about these program conditions, please refer to the info sheet below.

More information

For more information about each of the Program overseen by Global Affairs Canada, and data requirements under Single Window, refer to the ECCRD Addendum.

ECCRD Client Requirements Document
ECCRD Addendum 1.1 Oct 2019
ECCRD Addendum 2.2 Mar 2022
Regulated Commodities Criteria Tables
Import Declaration Form – Off-road CI/Large SI Engine
Import Declaration Form – Off-road CI/Large SI Replacement Engine

Trust Livingston with your GAC imports

The customs and trade experts at Livingston are here to help. With a full staff of Canadian regulatory affairs experts, we know the GAC requirements in detail, and are ready to help ensure your compliance is maintained.

Livingston is committed to a seamless SWI integration process for our current customers, and we are ready to support new customers with their SWI needs, including their GAC and other PGA requirements.

We endeavor to keep the information on this page up to date and correct, however some details may have changed since our last update. Content on this page was last updated on November 12, 2018.