Non-Contract Shipping

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Get Non-Contract Shipment – REST


Name: Get Non-Contract Shipment
Reason to Call: This call is used to get the links related to a shipment such as the artifact (label), details or receipt.
Input: Invoke the link returned from a prior call indentified by the rel="ncShipment".

The shipment tracking PIN, and links to the shipment artifacts (labels). The shipment status is also provided.
Note: The output of the Get Non-Contract Shipment service is identical to that of the Create Non-Contract Shipment service.

Typical Prior Call: Get Non-Contract Shipments
Typical Next Call: Get Artifact
Version history: Release notes

Request Details

Request – Structure for Get Non-Contract Shipment


Invoke the link from one of these prior calls:

Create Non-Contract Shipment where rel="self"
Get Non-Contract Shipments where rel="ncShipment"

POST https://XX/rs/{mailed by customer}/ncshipment/{shipment-id}

Replace... With...

XX (Development)

XX (Production)

{mailed by customer}

your customer number*

{shipment id}

the appropriate shipment ID*

*The system will replace {mailed by customer} with your customer number and {shipment id} with the appropriate shipment id.

HTTP Headers

HTTP Header Variable



application/vnd.cpc.ncshipment-v4+xml (Note: */* in place of the header value will return an error)


application/vnd.cpc.ncshipment-v4+xml (Note: */* in place of the header value will return an error)


Basic {Base64 encoding of userid:password}


en-CA or fr-CA



Request – Elements

The Get Non-Contract Shipment service does not require any XML input data.

Response Details

Response – XML Elements

The Get Non-Contract Shipment response is identical to the response of the Create Non-Contract Shipment service.

Response – XML Diagram

The Get Non-Contract Shipment XML diagram is identical to the XML diagram for Create Non-Contract Shipment.

Response – Possible Error Responses

No errors are expected for invocation of this link, but you will receive a 404 error if you invoke Get Non-Contract Shipment more than 90 days after the shipment was first created.

For more information, see HTTP status codes.


Sample REST XML Request – Get Non-Contract Shipment

There is no XML related to this REST request. Use the link provided by a prior request or see the soapUI project files for request examples.

Sample REST XML Response – Get Non-Contract Shipment

<link rel="self" href="https://XX/rs/111111111/2222222222/ncshipment/406951321983744444"media-type="application/vnd.cpc.ncshipment-v4+xml"></link>
<link rel="details" href="https://XX/rs/111111111/2222222222/ncshipment/406951321983744444/details"media-type="application/vnd.cpc.ncshipment-v4+xml"></link>
<link rel="receipt" href="https://XX/rs/111111111/2222222222/ncshipment/406951321983744444/receipt"media-type="application/vnd.cpc.ncshipment-v4+xml"></link>
<link rel="label" href="https://XX/rs/ers/artifact/76108cb5192002d5/20238/0"media-type="application/pdf"index="0"></link>