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Please be advised Purolator is making certain modifications to our Purolator Terms and Conditions of Service, by way of an Amendment, effective Sept. 13, 2021. Amendment No. 1, forming part of Purolator’s Terms and Conditions, will be available on the Terms and Conditions of Service page on Aug. 27, 2021.

Below is a summary of the amendment to our terms and conditions, effective Sept. 13, 2021.

Page 21 – added peak surcharge language to the Fuel Surcharges (shipping charges) provision:

Current reference in terms and conditions

New reference in terms and conditions
(effective Sept. 13, 2021)

Changes bold and underlined

Courier Shipments – Purolator reserves the right to apply fuel and other surcharges to all Shipments regardless of destination or selected mode of carriage for such periods and in amounts as Purolator may determine appropriate, at its sole discretion. By tendering your Shipments to Purolator, you agree to pay all applicable surcharges, as determined by Purolator. The fuel surcharge is set monthly and fluctuates based on the four-week average price of diesel fuel calculated by Purolator using the weekly average prices reported by the Ministry of Natural Resources Canada. Changes are effective the first Monday of each month and are posted at purolator.com approximately two weeks prior to the effective date. The fuel surcharge for Courier Shipments, other than Purolator Same Day Shipments, will be applied to the sum of the Service Rate, and Dangerous Goods, Special Handling, Express Cheque, Signature Required (Residential), Saturday Service, Beyond Point and Residential Area surcharges. The fuel surcharge for Purolator Same Day Shipments will be applied to the sum of the Service Rate, Dangerous Goods surcharges, Special Handling surcharges and Special Van Request. Other Additional Charges, Taxes and Customs Clearance Charges are excluded from the calculation.

Courier Shipments – Purolator reserves the right to apply fuel and other surcharges to all Shipments regardless of destination or selected mode of carriage for such periods and in amounts as Purolator may determine appropriate, at its sole discretion. By tendering your Shipments to Purolator, you agree to pay all applicable surcharges, as determined by Purolator. The fuel surcharge is set monthly and fluctuates based on the four-week average price of diesel fuel calculated by Purolator using the weekly average prices reported by the Ministry of Natural Resources Canada. Changes are effective the first Monday of each month and are posted at purolator.com approximately two weeks prior to the effective date. The fuel surcharge for any Courier Shipment, other than a Purolator Same Day Shipment, will be applied to the sum of the Service Rate and any applicable Dangerous Goods, Special Handling, Express Cheque, Signature Required (Residential), Adult Signature Required, Saturday Service, Beyond Point, Residential Area and/or Peak Surcharge charge(s), plus any other charge determined applicable by Purolator. The fuel surcharge for Purolator Same Day Shipments will be applied to the sum of the Service Rate and any applicable Dangerous Goods, Special Handling and Special Van Request charge, plus any other charge determined applicable by Purolator. Taxes and Customs Clearance Charges are excluded from the calculation.