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Consultation on proposed changes to Part XV of the Health of Animals Regulations (Identification and Traceability): Closed consultation

Current status: Closed

Opened on March 18, 2023 and closed on June 16, 2023.

About the consultation

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) led a 90-day public consultation to seek comments on the proposed amendments to Part XV of the Health of Animals Regulations (Identification and Traceability), in the Canada Gazette, Part I.

The input gathered through this consultation will be used to improve the regulations, help Canada build a robust and effective livestock traceability system, and improve the Government of Canada's ability to respond quickly to animal health threats and other emergencies.

Who was the focus of this consultation

The CFIA sought comments from:

All comments were welcomed from industry, governments, the public, or other organizations or individuals.

Key topics for discussion

The CFIA sought feedback on:

What we heard

Final report

Related information


The following guides were developed to help regulated parties understand the proposed regulatory requirements:

Proposed documents to be incorporated by reference

Contact us

Animal Health Directorate
Animal Health Programs Division
59 Camelot Drive
Ottawa ON K1A 0Y9

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