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Coronavirus (COVID-19): information for CFIA employees

Last updated: 2020-05-20, 16:30 (EDT)

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) continues to deliver services to preserve Canada's food safety system and safeguard its animal and plant resource base, which, in turn, support market access.

If you're in distress

Contact your Employee and Family Assistance Program online or by phone at 1-844-880-9142 for mental health support.

If you're showing symptoms of COVID-19, call your local public health authority. If it is an emergency, call 9-1-1 or go to your local emergency department.

Technical support for employees

For urgent requests, call 1-855-545-4411 (Monday to Friday, 6 am to 8 pm ET)

Stay informed

Updates for employees and managers

Latest departmental messages to all employees.

Mental health support for employees

Health and safety

Leave and work arrangements

Self-assessment for CFIA employees working in establishments

Pandemic COVID-19: Managers' Guide

Organizational readiness


IT guidelines and information

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