Contact the CFIA
Questions about Safe Food for Canadians Regulations
If you have a question about SFCR or your food licence you can call us at 1-800-442-2342.
You can also ask the CFIA a question in writing by filling out the contact form.
The best way to contact the Canadian Food Inspection Agency depends on your needs. Explore the options below to find the one that is right for you.
Submit your questions or comments electronically using the contact form.
Find your area or regional office to ask about CFIA inspection activity and investigations. Contact CFIA national headquarters for other matters.
Confirm the availability of inspection staff and office hours. Report suspected cases of federally reportable disease immediately to a CFIA district veterinarian.
Domestic and import-related permissions, including licenses, permits, registrations, exemptions, authorizations, and permissions to move.
How to report a food safety or food labelling concern.
Submit a compliment or complaint, or appeal a CFIA decision.
Submit premarket applications for livestock feeds, Plant Breeder’s Rights, fertilizers, variety registrations, plants with novel traits, and veterinary biologics.
To resolve buyer-seller disputes over the quality of shipped fresh fruit and vegetables.
Request import authorizations and ask questions about import requirements for CFIA-regulated commodities.
Call the CFIA
Contact the CFIA by telephone:
- 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
- 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
For all media enquiries, please contact the CFIA Media Relations office:
- Telephone: 1-613-773-6600
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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