ARCHIVED - Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPs): 2015 - January to March

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The amount of penalty shown in the data below in the "Total Penalty Amount Issued" column reflects the original penalty amount issued to the violator. Violators are permitted under section 10.(2) of the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Regulations to pay half of the penalty amount issued if paid within 15 days after the day on which the notice is served.

AMPs Issued Across Canada

AMPs Issued Across Canada
Area Total AMPs Issued Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Warning Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Penalty Total Penalty Amount Issued
Atlantic 41 10 31 $ 168,800
Ontario 8 5 3 $ 13,400
Quebec 32 19 13 $ 94,200
West 10 6 4 $ 31,000
Total 91 40 51 $ 307,400

AMPs Issued by Category

Animal Identification

The CFIA verifies compliance with animal identification and movement reporting requirements at various locations, including farms, auctions, abattoirs, rendering plants and fairs. Additionally, the CFIA verifies compliance by deadstock operators.
Area Total AMPs Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Warning Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Penalty Total Penalty Amount Issued
Atlantic 1 0 1 $ 1,300
Ontario 5 5 0 -
Quebec 0 0 0 -
West 0 0 0 -
Total 6 5 1 $ 1,300

Animal Transportation

The CFIA verifies compliance with humane transportation requirements at various locations including auction markets, slaughter facilities and border crossings into Canada. Additionally, the CFIA conducts roadside inspections.
Area Total AMPs Issued Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Warning Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Penalty Total Penalty Amount Issued
Atlantic 36 7 29 $ 166,200
Ontario 3 0 3 $ 13,400
Quebec 31 18 13 $ 94,200
West 8 5 3 $ 21,000
Total 78 30 48 $ 294,800

Health of Animals

The CFIA verifies compliance with various requirements through activities such as inspecting abattoirs, food processing plants, farms and border crossings into Canada.
Area Total AMPs Issued Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Warning Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Penalty Total Penalty Amount Issued
Atlantic 1 1 0 -
Ontario 0 0 0 -
Quebec 0 0 0 -
West 1 0 1 $ 10,000
Total 2 1 1 $ 10,000

Feed Restrictions

The CFIA inspects facilities and livestock feed labels at various locations including farms, commercial feed mills, feed retail outlets and animal byproduct rendering plants.
Area Total AMPs Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Warning Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Penalty Total Penalty Amount Issued
Atlantic 0 0 0 -
Ontario 0 0 0 -
Quebec 0 0 0 -
West 0 0 0 -
Total 0 0 0 -

Plant Protection

The CFIA verifies compliance with the movement of products and materials at various locations including border crossings into Canada. The CFIA also verifies that plant pests are not transported from a restricted area.
Area Total AMPs Issued Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Warning Number of Notices of Violation Issued with Penalty Total Penalty Amount Issued
Atlantic 3 2 1 $ 1,300
Ontario 0 0 0 -
Quebec 1 1 0 -
West 1 1 0 -
Total 5 4 1 $ 1,300
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