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About the CFIA

As a science-based regulator, the CFIA has a broad mandate that encompasses food safety, animal health, plant health and international market access.


Services and information

About us

Mandate, mission, vision, statement of values.

Organizational structure

Leadership and governance structure.

Stay connected, stay informed

Keep up with our latest news, stories and updates.


Latest news, prosecution bulletins, media relations and public enquiries.

Our priorities

Our commitment to continuous improvement.


Groups we work with to support and meet food safety standards and improve consumer protection and awareness.

Consultative groups

Expert Advisory Committee, Ministerial Advisory Board, Value Chain Roundtables.

Environment and sustainable development

Advancing sustainable development and climate action.