TBWG Plenary Meeting – Winnipeg 2009 Page 2 The Mission of the (TBWG) to facilitate the safe, secure, efficient, and environmentally responsible movement of people and goods across the Canada-U.S. border.
TBWG Plenary Meeting – Winnipeg 2009 Page 3 Motor Coach Canada promotes member services to the public and governments; the conduit for information between the industry and governments; shapes government laws, regulations and policies for the benefit of the members & provides services and publications to maximize member’s revenues & minimize member’s operating costs.
TBWG Plenary Meeting – Winnipeg 2009 Page 10 Communication Niagara Frontier & OMCA –Pilot programs Pass manifests Special lanes –Regular meetings –‘Information’ Newsletters & Info from Gov Vancouver Olympics & MCC
TBWG Plenary Meeting – Winnipeg 2009 Page 11 Future “Perimeter” border Bus Management Program –Pre clearance –Pre notification –Passenger manifests Sched vrs charter and tour Communication
TBWG Plenary Meeting – Winnipeg 2009 Page 12 Questions/Suggestions We need your input to make us better at making your jobs easier so that ease of travel, immigration, security and customs objectives are met