CN 17-07, Changes to the Validity Period of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Card
1. The purpose of this notice is to advise that:
a) Effective January 24, 2017, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is extending the maximum validity period of Canadian Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Business Travel Cards (ABTC) from three to five years.
b) All ABTCs issued on or after January 24, 2017, will be valid for a maximum of five years.