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The CFIA is responsible for regulating the safety and quality of food, animal and plant health in Canada. CFIA's official Guidance Documents provide the Agency's functional direction to its front line staff regarding their compliance verification activities. They also provide guidance to regulated parties regarding program requirements.

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Approval of facilities to export to the European Union canned pet food, processed pet food other than canned pet food, chewing articles, raw pet food for direct sale or animal by-products to be fed to fur animals, flavouring innards for use in the manufacture of pet food, and animal by-products for the manufacture of pet food Exports 2014-10-26 HTML
Export of Domestic Dogs, Cats and Ferrets to Israel Exports 2016-04-08 HTML
Approval of Facilities to Export Treated Hides and Skins of Ungulates for Technical Purposes (tannery) to the European Union Exports 2013-11-28 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Algeria
HA2719 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Barbados
HA 2721 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Colombia – Ruminant
HA2723 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Colombia - Non-Ruminant
HA2724 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to French Polynesia
HA 2779 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Indonesia
HA 2722 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Israel
HA 2782 (Amended 2016-01-08)
Exports 2016-02-04 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Korea
HA 2777 (Amended 2016-03-04)
Exports 2016-04-26 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Malaysia
HA 2778 (Amended 2016-03-08)
Exports 2016-06-27 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to New Zealand
HA 2784 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Philippines HA 2794 (Amended October 1, 2013) Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Saudi Arabia
HA 2785 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Singapore
HA2786 (Amended 2016-04-07)
Exports 2017-01-05 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Chews Made of Bovine and Porcine Hides (Including Pig Ears) to South Africa
HA 2787 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food and Pet Treats Exported to South Africa
HA2788 (Amended 2016-04-25)
Exports 2017-03-21 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Chews to Taiwan
HA 2789 (Amended October 15, 2013)
Exports 2013-11-12 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Thailand
HA2791 (Amended 2016-09-21)
Exports 2016-10-21 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to the United Arab Emirates
HA 2793 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-01 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Gelatin to China
HA 2815 (Amended October 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-02 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Gelatin Intended for Human Consumption from Canada to European Union
HA2816 (Amended 2017-07-01)
Exports 2017-08-28 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Brazil
HA2783 (May 1, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-15 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Jordan
HA 2752 (September 5, 2013)
Exports 2013-10-29 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Costa Rica
HA2819 (Amended 2016-07-28)
Exports 2017-01-03 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Food and Treats for Dog and Cat Consumption to Mexico
HA2730 (Amended 2017-07-05)
Exports 2017-07-10 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Russia
HA 2823 (September, 2003)
Exports 2013-11-06 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Switzerland Chapter 3 (B) - Processed Pet Food Other Than Canned Pet Food
HA 2818 (August 22, 2013)
Exports 2013-11-06 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Turkey Chapter 3 (A) - Canned Pet Food
HA 2753 (January 23, 2013)
Exports 2013-11-07 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to Turkey Chapter 3 (C) – Dog Chews
HA 2755 (January 23, 2013)
Exports 2013-11-07 HTML
Sanitary requirements for export of treated game trophies and other preparations of birds and ungulates, consisting only of bones, horns, hooves, claws, antlers, teeth, hides or skins, for dispatch to or for transit through the European Union Chapter 6 (A)
HA 2058 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-05 HTML
Sanitary requirements for export of animal by-products to be used for purposes outside the feed chain or for trade samples, intended for dispatch to or for transit through the European Union Chapter 8
HA 2113 (Amended 2013-11-27)
Exports 2013-12-05 HTML
Sanitary requirements for import of blood and blood products from equidae to be used outside the feed chain, for dispatch to or for transit through the European Union Chapter 4 (A)
HA 2118 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-05 HTML
Sanitary requirements for export of rendered fats not intended for human consumption to be used for certain purposes outside the feed chain, intended for dispatch to or for transit to the European Union Chapter 10 (B)
HA 2146 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-05 HTML
Sanitary requirements for export of fat derivatives not intended for human consumption to be used outside the feed chain, intended for dispatch to or for transit through the European Union Chapter 14 (A)
HA 2315 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-05 HTML
Sanitary requirements for export of gelatine and collagen not intended for human consumption to be used as feed material or for purposes outside the feed chain, intended for dispatch to or for transit through the European Union Chapter 11
HA 2380 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-05 HTML
Sanitary requirements for export of treated blood products, excluding of equidae, for the manufacture of derived products for purposes outside the feed chain for farmed animals, intended for dispatch to or for transit through the European Union Chapter 4 (D)
HA 2461 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-05 HTML
Sanitary requirements for export of egg products not intended for human consumption that could be used as feed material, intended for dispatch to or for transit through the European Union Chapter 15
HA 2575 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-05 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to the European Union Chapter 3 (B) - Processed Pet Food other than Canned Pet Food
HA 2810 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-06 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to the European Union Chapter 3 (A) - Canned Pet Food
HA 2824 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-06 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Pet Food to the European Union Chapter 3 (C) - Dogchews
HA 2825 (Amended October 21, 2013)
Exports 2013-12-06 HTML
Sanitary Requirements for Export of Extruded or Hermetically Sealed Pet Food/Treats/Chews Containing or Not Animal Products to Japan Exports 2016-09-26 HTML
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