A convenient and secure way to do business with CFIA. Manage and track service requests online, including export certificates and permissions such as licences, permits, and registrations.
Your food business may need a licence under the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations. Learn more about the regulations and read our tips to help you avoid delays in the licence application process.
Services and information
If you have a My CFIA account, sign in to access online services.
What you need to know before creating a My CFIA account and a profile for your business.
Step-by-step user guides, instructions and walk-through videos to help you manage your My CFIA account, request services and respond to system notifications.
Search for information about the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations by using filters, key words or a combination of both.
List of services available through My CFIA and services that are coming soon.
Licenses, permits, registrations, exemptions, authorizations, and permissions to move.
Search and authenticate a Canadian export certificate by using CFIA's certificate viewer.
- About My CFIA
- Glossary of terms
- GCKey tutorial video
- Notice to international trading partners
- Privacy Notice Statement
- How do I select on-account number as my preferred payment method?
- How do I pay for a licence or service through My CFIA?
- How are the SFCR currently being enforced?
- How do I request an SFC Licence?
- Frequently asked questions
If you're having trouble, or have forgotten your user ID or password, please call 1-800-442-CFIA (2342).
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