Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPs): 2017 – April to June

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

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 15 0 15 $143,400
Ontario 9 6 3 $13,300
Quebec 13 3 10 $71,400
West 25 9 16 $152,100
Total 62 18 44 $380,200

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 0 0 0 $ -
Ontario 4 3 1 $6,000
Quebec 0 0 0 $ -
West 2 1 1 $1,300
Total 6 4 2 $7,300

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 3 0 3 $23,400
Ontario 3 3 0 $ -
Quebec 8 3 5 $35,400
West 7 5 2 $16,800
Total 21 11 10 $75,600

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 0 1 $10,000
Ontario 0 0 0 $ -
Quebec 0 0 0 $ -
West 0 0 0 $ -
Total 1 0 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 3 0 3 $22,000
West 1 1 0 $ -
Total 4 1 3 $ 22,000

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 11 0 11 $110,000
Ontario 2 0 2 $7,300
Quebec 2 0 2 $14,000
West 15 2 13 $134,000
Total 30 2 28 $265,300
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