Labelling Requirements for Maple Products
Summary of Mandatory Maple Products (Other Than Maple Syrup) Labelling Requirements

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General Rule

As a general rule, all items identified with a checkmark () in the table below must appear on the label of maple products (other than maple syrup) containers destined for trade out of the province or in import trade. Refer to Export and Bulk Containers for more information.

Summary of Mandatory Maple Products (Other Than Maple Syrup) Labelling Requirements
Requirements Inter-provincial ImportExport Type height Location on label LanguagesReferences

Product Name

Examples:

Maple Sugar,
Soft Maple Sugar,
Maple Butter,
Maple Taffy.

"Maple Product" means any product obtained exclusively by the concentration of maple sap or maple syrup [2, MPR].

See exception MPR section 19(3) See exception MPR section 16(2) Minimum 1.6 mm Principal display panel English and French

MPR
12(2),
12(3)(a),
17,
19(2)(c)(i),
Schedule II

FDR
B.01.001,
B.01.006

CPLA
10(b)(ii)

CPLR
6(2),
12(b)

Net Quantity Declaration

(g or kg)

See exception MPR section 19(3) See exception MPR section 16(2) Numerals: in bold face type, proportional to the area of the principal display surface

Other info: Minimum 1.6 mm

Principal display panel English and French

MPR
12(3)(b),
17,
19(2)(c)(ii)

CPLA
10(a)

CPLR
6(2),
12(a),
14(2),
22(1),
22(3)

Identity and Principal Place of Business, and Registration Number

Name and address of the registered sugar bush establishment, packing establishment or shipper establishment; or

Name and address of the first dealer with the registration number of the registered packing establishment

See exception MPR section 16(2) Minimum 1.6 mm Any panel except the bottom English and/or French

MPR
12(3)(c),
17

FDR
B.01.007(1.1)(a)
B.01.005

CPLA
10(b)(i)

CPLR
6(2)

Name and Address of the Packer or Importer See exception MPR section 19(3) Minimum 1.6 mm Any panel except the bottom English and/or French

MPR
19(2)(c)(iii)

FDR
B.01.007(1.1)(a)
B.01.005

CPLA
10(b)(i)

CPLR
6(2)

Country of Origin "Product of ..."

For other situations, refer to Country of Origin – Maple Products.

See exception MPR section 19(3) Minimum 1.6 mm Any panel except the bottom English and/or French

MPR
19(2)(c)(iv)

FDR
B.01.005

CPLR
6(2),
13,
14(1),
15,
31(4)

Nutrition Labelling See exception MPR section 19(3) For more information, refer to Nutrition Labelling. For more information, refer to Nutrition Labelling. For more information, refer to Nutrition Labelling. For more information, refer to Nutrition Labelling.
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