A convenient and secure way to do business with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). Manage and track service requests online, including export certificates and permissions such as licences, permits, and registrations.
Services and information
If you have a My CFIA account, sign in to access online services.
Before you sign up
What you need to know before creating a My CFIA account and a profile for your business.
Step-by-step user guides, instructions and walk-through videos to help you manage your My CFIA account, request services and respond to system notifications.
SFCR guidance finder
Search for information about the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations by using filters, key words or a combination of both.
List of services available through My CFIA and services that are coming soon.
Permits, licences and approvals
Licenses, permits, registrations, exemptions, authorizations, and permissions to move.
Authentication: certificate viewer
Search and authenticate a Canadian export certificate by using CFIA's certificate viewer.
- About My CFIA
- Glossary of terms
- GCKey tutorial video
- Notice to international trading partners
- Privacy Notice Statement
- What do I do if I forgot my password and/or username?
- How do I select on-account number as my preferred payment method?
- How do I pay for a licence or service through My CFIA?
- How are the SFCR currently being enforced?
- How do I request an SFC Licence?
- How to renew or amend an issued permission
- Frequently asked questions
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