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Lapse in Federal Funding Impact on CBP Website Operations Notice

NOTICE: Due to the lapse in federal funding, this website will not be actively managed. This website was last updated on December 21, 2018 and will not be updated until after funding is enacted. As such, information on this website may not be up to date. Transactions submitted via this website might not be processed and we will not be able to respond to inquiries until after appropriations are enacted.


Aviso del impacto de la interrupción de fondos federales en las operaciones del sitio web del Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés)

AVISO:  A causa de la interrupción de fondos federales, este sitio de web no será administrado activamente. La última actualización a este sitio web se realizó el 21 de diciembre de 2018 y no se harán más actualizaciones hasta que el gobierno reanude operaciones; por ende, puede que el sitio web no refleje la información más reciente. Es posible que no podamos procesar transacciones ni responder a
preguntas hasta que se reanuden operaciones.

CBP Passenger Vessel Services Act Rider Letter Request

ATTENTION: Please do not submit questions concerning the transportation of cargo or the immigration status of an individual through this form. In addition, do not include certain personal identifying information (ex. dates of birth, social security numbers, visa information and passport numbers) in the request.

ATTENTION:  Beginning January 1, 2016, Regulations and Rulings will not accept PVSA requests if the requests are submitted after the date of embarkation. PVSA requests must be submitted before 4:00 p.m. EST on regular business days (Monday - Friday, excluding federal holidays). Any request submitted during non-business hours or on a federal holiday will be considered submitted as of the next business day.

All fields with an * are required for submission.

Last modified: 
January 19, 2016