Rate Guide Amendments

Important information regarding changes to FedEx Express services, terms and conditions and rates since the publication of the printed and the electronic versions of the 2016 FedEx Express Rate Guide (Effective January 4, 2016), Canadian Edition and the electronic version of the 2016 FedEx Service Guide (Effective January 4, 2016), Canadian Edition are detailed below. Except as amended, modified or supplemented by the following, the printed and electronic versions of the 2016 FedEx Express Rate Guide and the electronic version of the 2016 FedEx Service Guide shall remain in full force and effect.

Please use the links below to access recent amendments.

Amendment No. 1: FedEx Ground Rate Guide

Effective January 4th, 2016, the FedEx Ground Rate Guide (Canadian Edition January 4th, 2016) is amended as follows:

Page 60, Additional Fees/Surcharges Information, Special Handling Fees subsection

ORIGINAL

Definition Applicable Services Charges

Weekly Service Charge††

A weekly pickup charge will be assessed each calendar week and charged to the account number associated with the FedEx Ground® pickup (only one pickup fee per account number will be assessed each calendar week).

Intra-Canada Service International Service

$6 per week per account

AMENDED

Definition Applicable Services Charges

Weekly Service Charge††

A weekly pickup charge will be assessed each calendar week and charged to the account number associated with the FedEx Ground® pickup (only one pickup fee per account number will be assessed each calendar week).

Intra-Canada Service International Service

$7.50 per week per account

ORIGINAL

†† Save the $6 weekly pickup fee by dropping off your FedEx Ground packages at select FedEx Office®, FedEx Ship Centre or FedEx Authorized ShipCentre® locations. Some restrictions apply. See the Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca for details.

AMENDED

†† Save the $7.50 weekly pickup fee by dropping off your FedEx Ground packages at select FedEx Office®, FedEx Ship Centre or FedEx Authorized ShipCentre® locations. Some restrictions apply. See the Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca for details.

Amendment No. 2: FedEx Ground Rate Guide

Effective February 27th, 2016, the FedEx Ground Rate Guide (Canadian Edition January 4th, 2016) is amended as follows:

Page 57, Additional Fees/Surcharges Information

ORIGINAL

* Additional charges may apply if a formal entry or more complex customs clearance procedures are required. Clearance Entry Fees must be paid by the party paying the related transportation charges. For more information, see the FedEx Ground Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

AMENDED

* Additional charges may apply if a formal entry or more complex customs clearance procedures are required. Clearance Entry Fees must be paid by the party paying the related duties and taxes. For more information, see the FedEx Ground Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

Page 58, Additional Fees/Surcharges Information

ORIGINAL

* Additional charges may apply if a formal entry or more complex customs clearance procedures are required. Clearance Entry Fees must be paid by the party paying the related transportation charges. For more information, see the FedEx Ground Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

AMENDED

* Additional charges may apply if a formal entry or more complex customs clearance procedures are required. Clearance Entry Fees must be paid by the party paying the related duties and taxes. For more information, see the FedEx Ground Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

Amendment No. 3: FedEx Ground Rate Guide

Effective March 10th, 2016, the FedEx Ground Rate Guide (Canadian Edition January 4th, 2016) is amended as follows:

Page 58, Clearance Entry Fee

ORIGINAL

Clearance Entry Fee – Canada to U.S.*

Value for Duty (USD)

$0–$200

$0

$200.01–$1,250

$23.75

$1,250.01–$2,000

$35

$2,000.01+

$35 plus $1.70 for each additional $1,000

AMENDED

Clearance Entry Fee – Canada to U.S.*

Value for Duty (USD) (USD)

$0–$800

$0

$800.01–$1,250

$23.75

$1,250.01–$2,000

$35

$2,000.01+

$35 plus $1.70 for each additional $1,000

Amendment No. 4: FedEx Ground Rate Guide

Effective April 18th, 2016, the FedEx Ground Rate Guide (Canadian Edition January 4th, 2016) is amended as follows:

Page 57, Additional Fees/Surcharges Information, Optional Services Fees, Other

ORIGINAL

FedEx Ground® Direct Signature Required Fee.

AMENDED

FedEx® Delivery Signature Options

Page 59, Additional Fees/Surcharges and Information, Special Handling Fees

ORIGINAL

FedEx Ground® Direct Signature Required Fee

A charge will apply for every signature you request to verify that your shipment was delivered.

Intra-Canada Service
International Service

$3.20 per package

AMENDED

FedEx® Delivery Signature Options

FedEx Delivery Signature Options provides three options when you need a signature upon delivery: Indirect Signature Required, Direct Signature Required and Adult Signature Required. Indirect Signature Required is available to residential addresses only. For shipments receiving FedEx Ground Multiweight pricing, the maximum charge is $21.00 per shipment for Indirect Signature Required, $22.40 per shipment for Direct Signature Required and $31.50 per shipment for Adult Signature Required. When you tender multiple-package shipments to FedEx processed together using a FedEx electronic shipping solution, any FedEx Delivery Signature Option that you select will apply to all packages within the shipment. For Hold at FedEx Location packages, Indirect Signature Required and Direct Signature Required charges may not apply, but Adult Signature Required charges will apply.

Intra-Canada Service
International Service

$3.00 per package
(Indirect Signature Required)

$3.20 per package
(Direct Signature Required)

$4.50 per package
(Adult Signature Required)

Page 60, Additional Fees/Surcharges and Information, Additional Information

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Declared Value

For shipments containing items of extraordinary value, the maximum declared value for carriage is $1,000. For all other shipments, the maximum declared value for carriage is $50,000. An additional charge of $2.25 will be assessed for each $100 (or fraction thereof). For complete details regarding the Declared Value charges, please see the FedEx Ground® Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call FedEx Customer Service at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

AMENDED

Declared Value

For shipments containing items of extraordinary value, the maximum declared value for carriage is $1,000. For all other shipments, the maximum declared value for carriage is $50,000. An additional charge of $2.25 will be assessed for each $100 (or fraction thereof).

The Direct Signature Required FedEx Delivery Signature Option will automatically be applied to packages shipped within Canada or destined to the U.S. that have a declared value of carriage equal to or greater than $500 (currency is based on destination country). Direct Signature Required fees will not apply for those packages.

If multiple-package shipments processed together on a FedEx electronic shipping solution contain a package with a declared value of carriage equal to or greater than $500 (currency is based on destination country), Direct Signature Required will automatically be applied to the entire shipment. Direct Signature Required fees will apply only to those packages within the shipment with a declared value of less than $500. See FedEx Delivery Signature Options for more information.

For complete details regarding the Declared Value charges, please see the FedEx Ground® Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call FedEx Customer Service at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

Amendment No. 5: FedEx Ground Rate Guide

Effective June 1st, 2016, the FedEx Ground Rate Guide (Canadian Edition January 4th, 2016) is amended as follows:

Page 58, Additional Fees/Surcharges Information, Special Handling Fees subsection, Additional Handling Surcharge

ORIGINAL

A surcharge will apply to a package that:

1) measures more than 60 inches (152 cm) but is equal to or less than 108 inches (274 cm) along its longest side;

AMENDED

A surcharge will apply to a package that:

1) measures more than 48 inches (121 cm) but is equal to or less than 108 inches (274 cm) along its longest side;

Amendment No. 1: FedEx Express Rate Guide

Effective April 18th, 2016, the FedEx Express Rate Guide (Canadian Edition January 4th, 2016) is amended as follows:

Page 85, 'Optional Service Fees' table

The following FedEx® Delivery Signature Options row is added in the 'Other' subsection:

  INTRA-CANADA PACKAGE SERVICES INTERNATIONAL PACKAGE SERVICES INTRA-CANADA FREIGHT SERVICES INTERNATIONAL FREIGHT SERVICES
FedEx First Overnight®
FedEx Priority Overnight®
FedEx Standard Overnight
FedEx 2Day®
FedEx Economy®
FedEx International First®
FedEx International Priority®
FedEx® International Economy
FedEx 1Day® Freight
FedEx® International Priority Freight
FedEx International® Economy Freight

FedEx® Delivery Signature Options

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

 

 

 

Page 87, Additional Fees/Surcharges and Information

FedEx® Delivery Signature Options

The following FedEx® Delivery Signature Options section is added to Special Handling Fees:

FedEx Delivery Signature Options provides three options when you need a signature upon delivery: Indirect Signature Required, Direct Signature Required and Adult Signature Required. For Canada and U.S. destinations, Indirect Signature Required is available to residential addresses only. For destinations other than Canada and the U.S., charges for Indirect Signature Required may not apply. When you tender multiple-package shipments to FedEx, processed together using a FedEx electronic shipping solution, any FedEx Delivery Signature Option that you select will apply to all packages within the shipment. For Hold at FedEx Location shipments, Indirect Signature Required and Direct Signature Required charges may not apply, but Adult Signature Required charges will apply.

Intra-Canada Package Services
International Package Services

$3.00 per shipment
(Indirect Signature Required)

$3.20 per shipment
(Direct Signature Required)

$4.50 per shipment
(Adult Signature Required)

Page 88, Declared Value

ORIGINAL

Intra-Canada Shipments

For shipments tendered in the FedEx® Envelope or FedEx® Pak, the declared value for carriage cannot exceed $100. Shipments containing items of extraordinary value are limited to a maximum declared value for carriage of $1,000. For all other intra-Canada shipments, the maximum declared value for carriage is limited to $50,000, except for shipments sent via FedEx 1Day® Freight, in which case the maximum declared value for carriage is limited to $100,000. An additional charge of $3.50 will be assessed for each $100 (or fraction thereof) on intra-Canada shipments.

For complete details regarding the intra-Canada Declared Value charges, see the FedEx Express® Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call FedEx Customer Service at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

International Shipments

For shipments tendered in the FedEx® Envelope or FedEx® Pak, the declared value for carriage cannot exceed $100 or the Convention liability limit, whichever is greater. Shipments containing items of extraordinary value are limited to a maximum declared value for carriage of $1,000 or the Convention liability limit, whichever is applicable. When shipping outside of Canada, the maximum declared value for carriage varies by country and may depend on the contents of the shipment. In the absence of any destination country’s specific provisions or laws, the maximum declared value for carriage for shipments sent via FedEx® International Priority Freight and FedEx® International Economy Freight is $100,000 and for all other international shipments is $50,000. An additional charge of $3.50 will be assessed for each $100 (or fraction thereof) on international shipments by which the declared value for carriage exceeds $100 or the Convention liability limit, whichever is applicable.

For complete details regarding the international Declared Value charges, see the FedEx Express® Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call FedEx Customer Service at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

AMENDED

Intra-Canada Shipments

For shipments tendered in the FedEx® Envelope or FedEx® Pak, the declared value for carriage cannot exceed $100. Shipments containing items of extraordinary value are limited to a maximum declared value for carriage of $1,000. For all other intra-Canada shipments, the maximum declared value for carriage is limited to $50,000, except for shipments sent via FedEx 1Day® Freight, in which case the maximum declared value for carriage is limited to $100,000. An additional charge of $3.50 will be assessed for each $100 (or fraction thereof) on intra-Canada shipments.

The Direct Signature Required FedEx Delivery Signature Option will automatically be applied to shipments shipped within Canada that have a declared value of carriage equal to or greater than $500. Direct Signature Required fees will not apply for those shipments.

If multiple-package shipments processed together on a FedEx electronic shipping solution contain a package with a declared value of carriage equal to or greater than $500, the Direct Signature Required option will automatically be applied to the entire shipment. See FedEx Delivery Signature Options for more information.

For complete details regarding the intra-Canada Declared Value charges, see the FedEx Express® Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call FedEx Customer Service at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

International Shipments

For shipments tendered in the FedEx® Envelope or FedEx® Pak, the declared value for carriage cannot exceed $100 or the Convention liability limit, whichever is greater. Shipments containing items of extraordinary value are limited to a maximum declared value for carriage of $1,000 or the Convention liability limit, whichever is applicable. When shipping outside of Canada, the maximum declared value for carriage varies by country and may depend on the contents of the shipment. In the absence of any destination country’s specific provisions or laws, the maximum declared value for carriage for shipments sent via FedEx® International Priority Freight and FedEx® International Economy Freight is $100,000 and for all other international shipments is $50,000. An additional charge of $3.50 will be assessed for each $100 (or fraction thereof) on international shipments by which the declared value for carriage exceeds $100 or the Convention liability limit, whichever is applicable.

The Direct Signature Required FedEx Delivery Signature Option will automatically be applied to packages destined to the U.S. that have a declared value of carriage equal to or greater than $500 USD. Direct Signature Required fees will not apply for those packages.

If multiple-package shipments destined to the U.S. are processed together on a FedEx electronic shipping solution and contain a package with a declared value of carriage equal to or greater than $500 USD, the Direct Signature Required option will automatically be applied to the entire shipment. See FedEx Delivery Signature Options for more information.

For complete details regarding the international Declared Value charges, see the FedEx Express® Terms and Conditions in the FedEx Service Guide at fedex.ca or call FedEx Customer Service at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.