ARCHIVED - The CFIA Advises Baxters Canada Inc. of Non-Renewal of Fish Import Licence

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The fish import licence of Baxters Canada Inc. was reinstated and the company was allowed to resume operations under ongoing inspection by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), effective January 30, 2015.

May 1, 2015, Ottawa: The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has not renewed the fish import licence of Baxters Canada Inc., effective January 20, 2015. The establishment is a fish importer located in St. Hyacinthe, Quebec.

All products imported during the time the company's fish import licence was expired, were returned to their country of origin.

The company has been informed of its right to file a complaint for this decision through the CFIA's Complaints and Appeals Office.

Licences and registrations of federally registered establishments or companies can be suspended, cancelled or refused renewal for failure to comply with relevant Acts and Regulations administered and enforced by the CFIA. The CFIA publishes a list of suspensions and cancellations on its website.

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