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Rules

Duty Free is for Export Only
All Uni-Can Duty Free merchandise is for direct export to Canada. Merchandise brought back to the United States is subject to duty and or tax. Customers carrying merchandise must proceed directly to Canada via the Bluewater Ferry. Duty Free merchandise must not be carried to vehicles that are parked beyond the U.S. Customs check point. In other words, your vehicle must be in the ferry line lot adjacent to the store, and you may not carry Uni-Can merchandise past the sidewalk containing the parking lot.
Items purchased at Uni-Can are not for resale.

Duty Free Allowances

Persons of 19 years of age or older may claim alcoholic beverages when returning to Canada, however, because our invoices are customer specific, we can only sell to individuals 21 years or older to remain in accordance with Michigan State laws.

Canadian residents returning to Canada after a 48 hour absence may claim:
1.14 litres (40 ounces) of liquor OR one case (24 x 355mL cans) of beer per person over 19 years of age

U.S. residents entering Canada for a stay of 24 hour or more, may claim:
1.14 litres (40 ounces) of liquor OR one case (24 x 355mL cans) of beer per person over 19 years of age

Paying Tax and Duty- 45 Litre Limit Per Person
Even if you do not qualify for a duty free exemption, you can still purchase at Uni-Can and save! Regardless of the time you’ve spent outside Canada, you may return to Ontario with up to 45 Litres of any combination of liquor or beer and pay the corresponding duties and taxes. Our sales representatives will help ensure that you do not exceed your volume limit. They will also help you choose items that will provide you with a cost savings in comparison to the LCBO. So take the short trip from Sombra and load up for parties, weddings or just to replenish your stocks! Please see our Products/Pricing lists to find the best deals on liquor and beer after duty charges have been applied.