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CITES Permit (Export Specific Animals) Guide

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This application is for a CITES Permit which is required by individuals and organizations who are exporting the following Species out of Canada: Black Bear, Grizzly Bear, Bobcat, Cougar, Canadian Lynx, River Otter, Sea Otter, Gray/Timber Wolf

Note to All Exporters and Importers:
All required CITES permits or certificates MUST be obtained prior to exporting and importing the CITES-listed specimens. CITES permits or certificates will NOT be issued retroactively. As well, a CITES permit or certificate will not be issued to release CITES-listed specimens which have been detained by customs due to lack of required CITES documents.

NOTE: CITES Live Export Permits and CITES Re-Export Certificates are issued through CITES Canada