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Safe Food For Canadians Regulations (SFCR) Licensing

SFCR Licensing

As per Part 3, Division 1 of the SFCR, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency issues a license to businesses conducting food related activities which include:

  • Importing food
  • Exporting Food
  • Various activities associated with handling foods including manufacturing, processing, treating, preserving, grading, packaging or labeling
  • Slaughter food animals
  • Storage for the purpose of shipping to another province or out of Canada
  • Storage and handling for CFIA inspection
  • Exporting food commodities

The license application is an online portal with a fee associated with the respective activity.  Licenses are valid for a set time and will be subject to renewal.  As well, any changes to the food license (eg. Site location, activities, etc.) will require an amendment to the SFCR License.

Click the link below and complete the online form for us to contact you for your SFCR License needs.