Cargo Control is a bar coded label. It is affixed to a 5 part A8A form.
One label is needed for each part of the form but only 3 parts are scanned
by Canada Customs & Revenue Agency CCRA.
CARGO CONTROL A8A – LABELS
Standard format is “Sets of 5” - 5 labels per transaction number.
THERE ARE 3 KEY ELEMENTS TO A CARGO CONTROL A8A LABEL:
1.) Carrier code - this is a 4 digit numeric code that is obtained
by applying to Canada Customs and Revenue Agency CCRA. 2.) Sequential start number - each Cargo Control label set is sequentially
numbered. There is no required number of digits, but 6 to 8 is common. 3.) Customer name - this is an optional field (30 characters).
HOW ARE CARGO CONTROL A8A LABELS SUPPLIED:
The labels are supplied 40 labels on a 8-1/2” x 12-1/4” sheet.
Label size: 3-1/16” x 0.8”
Optionally, you can order A8A labels supplied on a roll.
HOW TO ORDER CARGO CONTROL A8A LABELS:
Ordering is easy, just let us know:
a.) Your 4 digit carrier code.
b.) The start number you would like us to use.
c.) Customer name that you require - optional.