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Consultation on the development of voluntary guidance for providing food information for foods sold to consumers through e-commerce: Closed consultation

Current status: Closed

This consultation ran from May 9 to July 8, 2022

The sale of foods through e-commerce has increased over recent years and the information provided to consumers is inconsistent and sometimes inadequate to inform food purchases.

Health Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) were seeking feedback on how to help make food information more consistently available and accessible to Canadians when shopping for food online.

Who was the focus of this consultation

Health Canada and the CFIA sought comments from:

Key themes for discussion

To inform the development of guidance, Health Canada and the CFIA wanted to hear from all Canadians on:

Additional questions within the consultation document sought stakeholder input on the:

What we heard

Final report

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Subject line: Consultation on Online Food labelling

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