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The Fertilizers Act and regulations requires that all regulated fertilizer and supplement products imported into or sold in Canada must be safe for humans, plants, animals, and the environment. They must also be properly labelled to ensure safe and appropriate use.


Services and information

Fertilizer program mandate

Overview of the fertilizer program, act and regulations

Regulatory modernization

Information related to the modernization of the Fertilizers Regulations

Registration requirements

When and how to apply to register fertilizer and supplement products in Canada

Product regulated but exempt from registration

Information related to requirements for products that are regulated under the Fertilizers Act but do not require registration prior to import or sale

Trade Memoranda

Guidance on how to meet regulatory requirements for fertilizer and supplement products in Canada

Notices to industry

Notices issued to inform stakeholders of updates to program administration, available reference and guidance information, and changes to the Act or Regulations

Research trials on fertilizers and supplements

Information on conducting research trials in Canada


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