Canadian Border Boat Landing Permit (United States)
This form is permission to land a boat on the Canadian border. The form provided here is simply a sample of what the actual Form I-68 looks like.
Department of Justice
Immigration and Naturalization Service
Canadian Border Boat Landing Permit
Date of Birth: ___________________________________
BOAT No. ___________________________________
Other Family Members (Names and ages): ___________________________________
Area Limitation: ___________________________________
Signature of Bearer: ___________________________________
The persons named hereon have been granted the privilege, during the current season, of making entries on the U.S. side of the body of water named herein without reporting to a U.S. port of entry when traveling by small pleasure craft of less than five net tons without merchandise to be landed. Except for U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents of the U.S., the permit is valid only if such persons intend to remain in the U.S. for the purpose of visits not to exceed 72 hours and only if they will remain in nearby shopping areas, nearby residential neighborhoods; or other similar areas adjacent to the immediate shore areas of the United States.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILLING OUT THIS FORM
Accompanying persons not named on this permit must be inspected by a United States Immigration Officer. Arrangements for such inspection may be made by telephoning the nearest United States Immigration Office in advance.
If the persons named hereon seek to enter the United States by other means or seek to enter the United States for other purposes or (if not United States citizens or lawful permanent residents of the United States), intends to remain in the U.S. in excess of 72 hours, or intends to travel beyond nearby shopping areas, nearby residential neighborhoods, or other similar areas adjacent to the immediate shore area of the U.S., then they must apply for admission at a U.S. port of entry.
Fee: The fee for filing this application is $16. The maximum amount payable by family (husband, wife, unmarried children under 21 years of age, parents of either husband or wife) is $32
Authority: The authority for collecting the information on this form is contained in 8 U.S.C. 1225(a). The information solicited is required in order to obtain the benefit requested. The principal purpose for which the information is solicited is to determine basic eligibility and facilitate the inspection process. The information requested may also, as a matter of routine use be disclosed to other federal, state and local law enforcement and regulatory agencies.
Paperwork Reduction Act: An agency may not conduct or sponsor an information collection and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it contains a currently valid OMB control number. The reporting burden for this collection is estimated to average 10 minutes per response. Send comments regarding this information collection to the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 425 I Street, N.W., Room 4034, Washington, DC 20536.
Merchandise landed in the United States must be reported immediately to the nearest Customs Office.
PLEASE CARRY THIS CARD WHEN VISITING THE UNITED STATES