Guidance Document Repository

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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D-10-01: General Phytosanitary Import Requirements for Fresh Pepper and Tomato Fruit from the World Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2017-06-06 HTML
RMD-10-26: Tuta absoluta (tomato leaf miner moth; South American tomato moth) Imports, Regulated Pests, Risk Management Document 2011-05-07 HTML
RMD-08-03: Review of the pest status of the swede midge (Contarinia nasturtii) in Canada Domestic Movement, Imports, Regulated Pests, Risk Management Document 2011-05-07 HTML
D-03-09: Import Requirements for Pelargonium spp. and Solanum spp. Propagative material to prevent the entry of Ralstonia solanacearum, Race 3 (Biovar 2) into Canada Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2013-05-14 HTML
D- 99-07: Policy for Importation from the United States and Domestic Movement of Plum Pox Virus (PPV) susceptible Prunus Propagative Plant Material Domestic Movement, Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2013-09-12 HTML
D- 97-05: Phytosanitary Measures for Chrysanthemum, Dendranthema, and Leucanthemella serotina Plant Material to Prevent the Introduction of Chrysanthemum White Rust, Puccinia horiana, P. Henn. Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2013-11-14 HTML
D-00-03: Import requirements from the United States and domestic movement requirements for material to prevent the introduction of Eastern filbert blight into British Columbia Domestic Movement, Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2013-11-27 HTML
D- 94-25: Plant protection import requirements for ginseng (Panax spp.) Imports, Policy Directives 2014-06-25 HTML
D- 94-26: Phytosanitary import requirements for root crops (other than potato), mushrooms, and vegetables with attached roots for consumption or processing Imports, Policy Directives 2015-08-21 HTML
D- 94-28: Repealed – Blueberry plants from Australia Imports, Policy Directives 2013-10-04 HTML
D-02-04: The Blueberry Certification Program and domestic phytosanitary requirements to prevent the spread of blueberry maggot (Rhagoletis mendax) within Canada Domestic Movement, Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2017-06-26 HTML
D- 94-18 : Importation of Propagative Material of Ribes spp. Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2013-08-06 HTML
D- 94-35: List of Sources Approved to Export Fruit Tree and Grape Propagative Material to Canada Imports, Policy Directives 2017-02-03 HTML
D- 94-34: Import Requirements for Grapevine Propagative Material Imports, Policy Directives 2016-04-12 HTML
D- 95-08: Phytosanitary import requirements for fresh temperate fruits and tree nuts Imports, Policy Directives 2017-10-11 HTML
D-09-01: Phytosanitary requirements to prevent the introduction and spread of the European brown garden snail (Cornu aspersum [Müller], syn. Helix aspersa [Müller]) from the continental United States Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2011-11-30 HTML
D-00-07 Phytosanitary requirements to prevent the introduction and spread of apple maggot, Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsh) Domestic Movement, Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2017-03-10 HTML
D-01-07: Canadian phytosanitary import requirements for fresh citrus and tropical fruits Imports, Policy Directives 2014-10-08 HTML
RMD-11-04: Record of Decision to Permit the Importation of Panax spp. (ginseng) Seed from Korea Imports, Risk Management Document 2011-12-14 HTML
D- 99-04: Systems Approach Based Oriental Fruit Moth Certification Program Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2011-12-14 HTML
D- 96-20: Canadian Growing Media Program, Prior Approval Process and Import Requirements for Plants Rooted in Approved Media Imports, Policy Directives 2014-06-06 HTML
D- 96-15: Phytosanitary requirements to prevent the spread of Japanese beetle, Popillia japonica, in Canada and the United States Domestic Movement, Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2015-06-15 HTML
D-01-02: Import requirements for packages of flower bulbs purchased in the Netherlands by travellers returning to or visiting Canada Imports, Policy Directives 2014-06-04 HTML
D-07-03: Phytosanitary Import Requirements to Prevent the Entry of Epiphyas postvittana (light brown apple moth) Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2017-06-13 HTML
RMD-09-01: Rubus stunt phytoplasma (RSP), the cause of Rubus stunt disease Imports, Regulated Pests, Risk Management Document 2012-02-28 HTML
D-01-04: Plant protection import and domestic movement requirements for barberry (Berberis, Mahoberberis and Mahonia spp.) under the Canadian Barberry Certification Program Domestic Movement, Imports, Policy Directives, Regulated Pests 2014-06-12 HTML
Technical reference R-004: Japanese Barberry Identification Manual Domestic Movement, Exports, Imports, Inspection Manuals 2013-11-24 HTML
Import requirements for soil on imported plants (other than potatoes) Imports 2014-04-10 HTML
Questions and Answers - Import requirements for soil on plants intended for planting Imports 2014-04-10 HTML
Horticulture Plant List Imports 2017-05-19 HTML
Questions and Answers - Horticulture Plant List (HPL): Plant taxa with basic phytosanitary import requirements Imports 2016-06-23 HTML
Pest Risk Analysis: New fruits, vegetables and plants from new countries of origin Imports 2017-09-05 HTML
Systems approach for production of plant products Imports 2015-05-12 HTML
Preparedness for requesting a Pest Risk Analysis Imports 2017-09-05 HTML
Questions and answers: Systems approaches for imported horticulture products Imports 2017-09-05 HTML
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