Export permits for softwood lumber

The North America Trade Policy Bureau (NATPB) authorizes, under the discretion of the Minister of International Trade, the import and export of goods restricted by quotas or tariffs. For more information on how to apply for an export permit, go to Global Affairs Canada, Trade - export controls.

If you need help, you can contact the Help Desk at 1-877-808-8838, in Ottawa at 613-944-1265, or via email at softwood.boisdoeuvre@international.gc.ca.

For questions about export permits for softwood lumber, contact:

Softwood Lumber Controls Division (TNC)
Trade Controls Bureau (TID)
Global Affairs Canada
125 Sussex Drive
Ottawa ON  K1A 0G2

Fax: 613-944-8950

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