Departments and units are responsible for managing the shipping of goods ordered. 

If UBC is the Importer of Record then UBC is responsible for the customs compliance and clearance of goods crossing the Canadian border.

Failure to meet government regulations and requirements will result in heavy fines to the University.

Guide to Importing Goods into Canada

All shipments entering Canada must be cleared through Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) prior to their delivery to the University.

Guide to Exporting Goods

This includes exporting goods from the University via international or domestic routes. Learn about the certain requirements and specifications to follow.