MANAGING CFIA DATAUNDER SINGLE WINDOW

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) will have new data requirements under Single Window. Prepare today to ensure compliance.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) enforces policies and standards, set by Health Canada, governing the safety and nutritional quality of all food sold in Canada. The Agency applies rigorous standards to regulate and monitor food, to prevent the introduction and spread of pests and diseases of plants, animals and their products and to eradicate or control those pests and diseases.

For Single Window, the following Program falls under CFIA jurisdiction:

  • All Programs (Animal Health, Feed, Fertilizer Safety, Food, Plant Health, Plants with Novel Traits, and Seed)

For information about the data element rationales for the Program, visit:
https://www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/prog/sw-gu/data/cfia-acia-eng.html#s1.

Program conditions

Conditions may apply to determine if data needs to be submitted to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency for the above program. For details about these program conditions, please refer to the info sheet below.

More information

For more information about the Program overseen by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, and data requirements under Single Window, download the info sheet:

All Programs (Animal Health, Feed, Fertilizer Safety, Food, Plant Health, Plants with Novel Traits, and Seed)

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The customs and trade experts at Livingston are here to help. With a full staff of Canadian regulatory affairs experts, we know the CFIA requirements in detail, and are ready to help ensure your compliance is maintained.

Livingston is committed to a seamless SWI integration process for our current customers, and we are ready to support new customers with their SWI needs, including their CFIA and other PGA requirements.

We endeavor to keep the information on this page up to date and correct, however some details may have changed since our last update. Content on this page was last updated on November 12, 2018.