Canadian Food Inspection Agency
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is dedicated to safeguarding food, animals and plants, which enhances the health and well-being of Canada's people, environment and economy.
Services and information
Find recalls, advisories and safety alerts.
Rules for travelling with a pet or bringing food or plants to Canada.
Permits, notices, support and online services.
Licences, certificates, guidance, notices, and online services.
Requirements, claims, understanding labels, legislative framework, food fraud, notices to industry and updates.
Regulatory requirements, traceability, packaging, standards and guidelines.
How to apply, timelines, licence registry.
Safe food handling practices, fraud, labelling, recalls and allergy alerts.
Search for what is required to import, export or conduct domestic activities with food, plants, or animals in Canada.
Guidance, investigations, enforcement action and data, compliance.
Plant pests and invasive species, fertilizer, soil, grains and field crops, seeds, cannabis, forestry, and horticulture.
Biosecurity, humane transport, animal welfare, disease and surveillance, feed, veterinary biologics.
How to register, registered and cancelled varieties, Plant Breeders' Rights, plants with novel traits, potato varieties.
Rules and best practices for people, property and processes.
Standards, claims, sampling, testing, logos, labels.
Advancing sustainable development and climate action.
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