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ACE CATAIR Customs eBond Create/Update

Document Posting Date: 
April 20, 2020

In PROD: May 2, 2020

This CATAIR chapter is for the future deployment of eBond functionality in ACE  This chapter provides input and output EDI record formats pertaining to Customs electronic Bond processing in ACE. These formats allow Surety and Surety Agents acting on behalf of a surety to submit their bonds to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) electronically

This page provides the message formats and technical specifications necessary to electronically transmit data to CBP's automated systems. This document may qualify as a “guidance document” as set forth in Executive Order 13891 and interpretations thereof; such guidance documents are not binding and lack the force and effect of law, except as authorized by law or as incorporated into a contract. This document is being posted to this portal to provide stakeholders with useful information.

Last modified: 
May 3, 2021