Certificate of Renewal
It's Time For Importers to Renew Their Certificate of Origin
With the 2021 calendar year ending, Frontier would like to remind you that it’s time to renew your CUSMA certificate. Importers can take advantage of the duty-free rates under USMCA, by possessing a valid CUSMA Certificate of Origin. To avoid disruptions, we recommend that you begin the process ASAP. Start today by retrieving all Certificates of Origin from your suppliers with the blanket period completed for January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022.
Certificate of Origin (COO)
The country of origin determines the duty rate, what free trade may be applicable and if there are any anti-dump provisions on a product. Ensuring that certificates are accurately completed eliminates the worry that customs may disallow the use of the document after the fact, which would result in an unforeseen, unaccounted cost.
How to Fill Out The Certificate of Origin
When CUSMA came into effect, July 1, 2020 one of the major changes that occured was to the 9 minimum data elements. Avoid penalties and extra duty charges by following Frontier’s step-by-step guide to filling out your 2022 Certificate of Origin:
Certificate of Renewal Form
The CUSMA Certificate of Renewal is valid for one year and must be renewed annually.
You have 3 options:
- Retrieve the document and forward to Frontier
- Frontier can request the document on your behalf for a fee or;
- Frontier can retrieve the document and ensure that it is completed correctly for a retrieval and consulting fee for service.
Please download the form below to tell us how you want to complete your CUSMA certification:
Submit your Certificate of Renewal Form
Please submit your Certificate of Renewal form with your selected option, below. For any questions regarding CUSMA, the Certificate of Origin or any other general inquiries please fill out the form below or email [email protected]