CANADIAN
CUSTOMS BROKERAGE

In Canada, Livingston is the customs brokerage leader. What that means to you is specialized knowledge of every possible outcome. Plus, a hands-on commitment to clearing your goods rapidly and reducing your trade compliance risk.

Canadian Customs Brokerage Services

Customs Clearance

Your goods will move faster. Duties, licenses, permits, and all other brokerage requirements are handled expertly for optimal clearance.

Customs Self Assessment

Take advantage of supply chain efficiency and streamlined accounting options by becoming a Customs Self Assessment (CSA) approved importer? We’ll help make your transition painless, every step of the way.

Non-Resident Importer

Foreign-based company? Import into Canada with the same advantages as a Canadian company. We’ll show you how, cost-effectively.

Self-Filing

Support your in-house customs processing with our Insight® Partner self-clearance system. It’s the ideal safety net.

Solutions built around you

Customs brokerage, custom-fitted. No matter what you ship, we’ll tailor solutions to your systems and procedures. We build and follow client-specific standard operating procedures. Regular business reviews are your assurance that our promises are being kept and your goals met.

One efficient point of contact.

Business is more efficient when communication is direct. With Livingston, you have a single dedicated point of contact. In the background, a skilled team makes your interests their priority. Your experience is clear and consistent, shipment after shipment.

The latest intelligence, applied.

Our business is to keep your business moving. Data is the foundation. Whatever your industry, we have the very latest data and insights. Legislation. Protocols. Trends. We are always looking for new ways to leverage your opportunities and reduce your risks.

Your decision making, supported.

The rules are always evolving. That’s why Livingston publishes weekly regulatory updates, compiled by our analysts and condensed for bottom-line reading. Our briefs, webinars, and educational programs are indispensable support for your import/export decision makers.

Track every step.

With Livingston, there are no dark holes. Your shipments and documents are always fully visible with our online tools and tracking app. Email or text notifications keep you informed. Your carriers and truck drivers have 24/7 access to our contact center.

No surprises.

Compliance issues can come as a surprise — unless you work with us. We are intently compliance-focused. We help you improve your compliance, reduce penalties, and improve customs visibility. Get to market faster and be notified every step of the way. Surprise-free.

We’ve got you covered.
More than 800 Canadian employees at your service.

Your business reputation is at stake every time you import or export. That’s why our experience matters. Livingston is Canada’s top customs broker and a North American leader. We simplify trade for you by skillfully navigating the vast nexus of government agencies, regulations, protocols, and updates that often overwhelm business owners. You are capably covered, from start to delivery.

Have our weight behind you.

When you work with the largest entry filer in Canada, the authorities pay attention. Experience is appreciated. Relationships are well established. Our extensive coast-to-coast network of offices means attentive service and faster clearance.

Have the answers.

When a shipment is questioned, you want a ready answer. Your Livingston client service team knows you, your business, and the answers to any question Canada Customs might have. There’s no time lost. Far fewer delays. No question unanswered.

Have access to everything.

Customs is our core business. So every part of our company is built around customs and compliance services. For you, that means access to the most complete suite of solutions available in Canada. And a seamless flow that only experts can offer.

Track your goods on the go.

Away from your desk? Not a problem. With the Livingston mobile shipment tracker app you can easily check the clearance status of your shipments through U.S. and Canadian borders. A built-in barcode scanner enables easy entry. There’s no better way to track goods on the go.