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Cross-border Currency and Monetary Instruments Reporting Regulations

Version of section 2 from 2006-03-22 to 2020-05-31:

  •  (1) For the purposes of reporting the importation or exportation of currency or monetary instruments of a certain value under subsection 12(1) of the Act, the prescribed amount is $10,000.

  • (2) The prescribed amount is in Canadian dollars or its equivalent in a foreign currency, based on

    • (a) the official conversion rate of the Bank of Canada as published in the Bank of Canada’s Daily Memorandum of Exchange Rates that is in effect at the time of importation or exportation; or

    • (b) if no official conversion rate is set out in that publication for that currency, the conversion rate that the person or entity would use for that currency in the normal course of business at the time of the importation or exportation.

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