Enforcement Flag Removal Policy Change

Meurrens LawJudicial Reviews

Many people entering Canada find themselves at customs being constantly referred to secondary examination.  There, they are often told by the Canada Border Services Agency (“CBSA“) that their referral to secondary examination was the mandatory result of an enforcement flag being on their file. Referral to secondary examination is time consuming.  Unnecessary referrals are a … Read More

Removing Flags at the Port of Entry

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I was recently asked where one can learn how to request that an “enforcement flag” against them be removed so that an individual does not have to go to a secondary examination every time they enter Canada. This is actually a question that comes up rather frequently, so for all those who are interested, here … Read More