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Application Forms and Fees for Importation, Exportation and In Transit

New Electronic Licence Management System!

The Explosives, Regulatory and Business Services Branch of Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) is pleased to announce a new online electronic Licence Management System (eLMS) for managing your explosives licensing needs.

Please ensure your application includes the completed application form(s) and the required fee.  An incomplete application will not be processed.



Annual Import Permit $164 plus $20 for each 1,000 kg NEQ imported subject to a maximum fee of $1,324, calculated :
(a) on the basis of the estimated maximum quantity to be imported during the year, for an initial application; and
(b) on the basis of the quantity imported during the most recent year, for any subsequent application
Single Use Import Permit $164
Export and In Transit Permits No Fees
Authorization for a specified period, for use other than at a tour or international competition $153 fee will be charged for authorization for a specified period for products that are not authorized products.
Authorization for a specified period for use at a tour or international competition $511 for each pyrotechnic event or fireworks display, subject to a maximum fee of $2,555 for events or displays that are part of the same tour or international competition.

Note: There are no fees for Export permits or In Transit permits.

Further information

For further information, or to obtain electronic copies of noted forms, please contact the Explosives Regulatory Division (ERD).

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