Official inspection of railway cars, trucks, containers

Fees

Fees shown are before tax. The applicable taxes (Goods and Services Tax and provincial sales tax in Quebec) will be collected on these fees.

Fees are updated on April 1.

All fee codes changed on April 1, 2016.

Fee code Unit (per) 2014 to 2015 2015 to 2016 2016 to 2017 2017 to 2018 2018 to 2019
322 Inspection $146.29 $148.63 $151.01 $153.43 until July 31, 2017
$121.12 from August 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018
$121.12

Description of service

Official inspection of grain or screenings discharged to railway cars, trucks or containers, and issuance of certificate.

Service standard

  1. When grain being loaded is other than grade ordered, the Canadian Grain Commission will inform the elevator staff by Cargo Non-Conformance form within one hour of the sample being processed.

  2. One initial certificate will be issued to the client within two business days of

    1. approval of the official weight from Weighing Services and
    2. determination of the grade from Inspection Services.

Performance target

  • The target for achieving this standard is set at 90%.

Performance information

Overall performance
Target 2013 to 2014 2014 to 2015 2015 to 2016 2016 to 2017 2017 to 2018
90% 99.3% service not requested service not requested service not requested service not requested

Applying for official inspection of railway cars, trucks or containers

Service feedback

  • If you feel that the Canadian Grain Commission is not meeting its performance standards, you can give us feedback.

For more information

To learn about upcoming or ongoing consultations on proposed federal regulations, visit the Canada Gazette and Consulting with Canadians web sites.

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