November 5, 2005 by Robert C. Lehrman Beginning in August of 2005, many imported wines will need a new certification to show that the wine complies with the law in the country where produced. Wines from Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, and New Zealand are exempt. The August 24, 2005 temporary rule and sample form. FAQ on Wine Certifications, prepared by TTB. The US and EU Reach an Agreement on Trade in Wine. This agreement, announced September 15, 2005, is likely to substantially scale back the need for import certifications.