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ACE Portal Modernization

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is modernizing the Automated Commercial Environment Secure Data Portal (ACE Portal) over multiple phases in 2022. The modernization effort will entail the transition of existing functionality to an upgraded platform, offering easier use and better performance. The ACE Portal offers users real-time access to trade data through features such as ACE Reports, ACE account management, and electronic communication with CBP and Partner Government Agencies (PGA).

screenshot of new ACE Portal login overlaying image of a shipping barge; screen reads "Welcome to ACE"

 

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Video Tutorial: How to Get Started in the Modernized ACE Portal
Spanish-language version: Como iniciar en el portal de ACE modernizado
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Need to change your ACE Portal trade Account Owner?
See "How do I change my Account Owner (AO)?" in the FAQs.

 

ACE Portal Modernization Schedule

CBP will modernize the ACE Portal over four phases. Below is a notional schedule for the transition of the ACE Portal functionality:

ACE Portal Notional Schedule highlighting the four phases of the deployment. Phase 1, Jan-Feb 2022, completed. Phase 2, Oct-Nov 2022, In development. Phase 3, Nov 2022. Phase 4, Jan 2023


 

 

  • New Login Page
  • New Home Page
  • Account View/Edit (Limited)
  • Retire Legacy ACE Portal Login Page

Learn more about Phase 1

  • References Tab Updates
  • Document Upload/Management
  • Blanket Declaration

  • References Tab Updates
  • Edit Functionality for Account Data for All Account Types
  • In-bond Authorization
  • User Provisioning/Access
  • Cross-account Access
  • Arriving/Exporting In-bonds

  • Vessel Agent New Account Type
  • Statements
  • Conveyance Template Upload
  • Change History
  • Notifications
  • Last Modified: September 23, 2022