Acts and Regulations

The Department of Justice is responsible for maintaining the Consolidated Statutes and Regulations for the Government of Canada.

Most Acts and Regulations are current as of 2014-12-08. To check for recent regulatory amendments, visit the recent amendments section. A record of earlier amendments is maintained in the regulatory archive section.

The CFIA is reducing burden on business and improving service to stakeholders by streamlining regulations and cutting red tape. To learn more, visit Reducing Red Tape.

What are We Doing?

The CFIA is responsible for the following:

All of the government's Acts and Regulations can be found on the Justice Canada website.

For more information

To learn about upcoming or ongoing consultations on proposed federal regulations, visit the Canada Gazette and Consulting with Canadians websites.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of any reproduction derived from the legislative material on this site. The legislative material on this site has been prepared for convenience of reference only and does not yet have official sanction. For all purposes of interpreting and applying the law, users should consult:

The above-mentioned publications are available in most public libraries.