In partnership with Canada Border Services Agency and U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and in response to WHTI legislation, the Binational Tourism Alliance has made a commitment to increase NEXUS usage in cross-border regions.
January 5, 2011: Rainbow Bridge NEXUS Lane Closing Canada Bound January 23, 2011 - click here for details
NEXUS News Bulletin - May 28, 2010 click here
NEXUS Information on CBP (Department of Homeland Security) website click here
NEXUS Update - November 2009 click here
NEXUS information and application - click here
For U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nexus information, click here.
Nexus Trusted Traveler Programs click here
Nov. 30/07: NEXUS is doing a technology upgrade and will be sending EVERY NEXUS holder a new card in the mail. In order to receive your new card, you must make sure that NEXUS has the correct address on file. You can do this by following the attached directions.
Also, we are reminding NEXUS holders to begin the renewal process 90 days before their five year passes expire by submitting a new application. This can be done by following the attached directions. The old cards did not have expiry dates but we have been told by CBP that the process is now to alert NEXUS users at the booth as to the expiry date when a card is due to expire within 90 days.
NEXUS Fee Change Announced by CBSA
Ottawa, Ontario, October 24, 2007 — The Minister of Public Safety, the Honourable Stockwell Day, announced today that on December 1, 2007, the Government of Canada will reduce the CAN$80 application fees for the NEXUS and the Free and Secure (FAST) programs to CAN$50 read more
NEXUS expands to the Emerson border crossing (Oct. 31, 2007)
Emerson, Manitoba, October 31, 2007 - The Minister of Public Safety, the Honourable Stockwell Day, announced today that a dedicated NEXUS lane and enrolment centre opened at the Emerson, Manitoba/Pembina, North Dakota border crossing. read more
NEXUS expands to the Sault Ste. Marie border crossing (Oct. 31, 2007)
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, October 31, 2007 - The Minister of Public Safety, the Honourable Stockwell Day, announced today that a dedicated NEXUS lane and enrolment centre opened at the Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario/Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan border crossing. read more
NEXUS expands to the Woodstock, New Brunswick border crossing (Oct. 31, 2007)
Woodstock, New Brunswick, October 31, 2007 - The Minister of Public Safety, the Honourable Stockwell Day, announced today that a dedicated NEXUS lane and enrolment centre opened at the Woodstock, New Brunswick/ Houlton, Maine border crossing. read more
Minister Day launches the NEXUS program at Winnipeg International Aiport (Aug 23, 2007)
MP Dave MacKenzie launches the NEXUS program at Calgary International Airport (Aug 20, 2007)
Canada's New Government announces that the NEXUS program is taking off at Ottawa International Airport (June 20, 2007)
Rough Transcript - Mike Duffy Live - Ambassador David Wilkins - Passports 17h15 14May2007
NEXUS Marine - April 30/07 News Release and Fact Sheet
NEXUS Marine Expansion - News Release 30-04-07
NEXUS Marine Expansion - Fact Sheet 25-04-07
“We are pleased to provide our industry stakeholders with the latest update on the NEXUS Marine program – one of the three components in the harmonized NEXUS trust traveller program.
This latest announcement demonstrates the ongoing efforts of CBSA and CBP to improve this existing program to serve the evolving needs of cross-border travellers.
The Binational Tourism Alliance continues to support the NEXUS program as one of the key solutions to the WHTI legislation.
We are still waiting on issuance of the WHTI Land and Marine rules from Department of Homeland Security, as well as working out the details of our proposed NEXUS Incentive Promotion and Pilot Program with our colleagues in CBSA and CBP, and will continue to update our tourism industry and community stakeholders with information as this becomes available.
Coordinated Clearance Coalition Monitor (previously known as the Perimeter Clearance Coalition) - April 29, 2007
COORDINATED CLEARANCE COALITION VISION UNVEILED
- within and between governments
- public and private sector activities
- transportation and border security efforts
What is Coordinated Clearance - Point of Departure Determination? see more
Perimeter Clearance Coalition Monitor - March 07, 2007 Edition
Border Focus Group Recommends Low-Risk Traveler Program Expansion
The Can/Am Border Trade Alliance NEXUS Focus Group is celebrating the cooperative binational efforts to further low-risk traveler systems. Started in early 2006, the forum involves political leaders, inspection agencies, and industry, with staff from Northern Border Causus House Co-Chairs, and Congresswoman Slaughter. see more