Chapter 3 - Specific Registration Information by Feed Type
3.20 Rumen Bypass Feeds

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Registration Checklist for Rumen Bypass Feeds

Administrative Registration Requirements

  • Completed application package per Chapter 1

Proposed Label

  • Brand name (optional)
  • Product name reflecting purpose of the product and the intended species
  • Product claim statement
  • Guaranteed analysis
  • Complete list of ingredients by generic name as listed in Schedule IV or V of the Feeds Regulations including registration numbers for Part II ingredients or mixed feeds as required
  • Directions for use to permit safe and effective use of feed
  • Caution and/or warning statements (if applicable)
  • Name and address of registrant
  • Net amount (metric measure)
  • Registration number (to be added)

Product Composition

  • Formulation / percentage composition listing amount of each ingredient by generic name as listed in Schedule IV or V of the Feeds Regulations including registration numbers for Part II ingredients or mixed feeds
  • Formulation / Ingredients - verify level of ingredients does not exceed maximums per Schedules IV and V.

Scientific Studies

  • Scientific studies may not be required if the product contains predominantly recognized sources of bypass protein/fat ingredients
  • If the product is intended a a source of bypass nutrients other than recognized proteins/fats, scientific studies are required
  • Studies carried out by qualified personnel
  • Suitable methods used in studies
  • Studies designed to facilitate statistical analysis
  • Data analysed by appropriate statistical methods
  • Studies conducted under conditions similar to those that may be expected to occur in Canada
  • Results showing a significant increase in a related parameter in the blood or plasma of treated animals, e.g., significant increase in plasma amino acids for bypass amino acids
  • Studies show a significant difference (P<0.05) between the control and treated groups
  • Where the directions for use indicate a range of inclusion rates, the testing protocol must evaluate the lowest inclusion rate
  • Where results of these studies have not been published in a refereed journal, copies of the raw data and printouts of statistical analysis are required for our review

Promotional Claims (including Internet and Advertising)

  • Consistent with stated purpose of product

Note: Further information may be required after a review of the preliminary submission.

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