CFIA Message (Correction): Scheduled System Maintenance

June 16, 2017

As part of ongoing efforts to improve client service please be advised that the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) will be performing network maintenance on Saturday, June 17th, 2017 from 5:50AM to 7:00AM (EST). 

Consequently, the following services may be unavailable:

  • Automated Import Reference System (AIRS)
  • AIRS Verification Service (AVS)
  • Automated Shipment Inspection Status Search Tool (ASISST)
  • CFIA Website (

If you require assistance or have any questions please contact the National Import Service Centre (NISC) at 1-800-835-4486.

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