Health of Animals Regulations (C.R.C., c. 296)

Regulations are current to 2014-10-15 and last amended on 2014-07-01. Previous Versions

 No person shall import a regulated animal if a certificate required by this Part, or required under an import permit required by this Part, contains any false or misleading information.

  • SOR/78-69, s. 8;
  • SOR/79-839, s. 7;
  • SOR/83-900, s. 1;
  • SOR/85-689, s. 1;
  • SOR/97-85, s. 5;
  • SOR/2001-210, s. 3.
  •  (1) No person shall import a regulated animal that has, on or after the day described in subsection (2), been in contact with another animal, or with a thing used in respect of another animal, if that other animal poses a greater risk for the transmission or spreading of a disease than does the regulated animal.

  • (2) The day referred to in subsection (1) is the earliest of the days on which begins any period of isolation, any testing or the performance of any other procedure required in respect of the importation by the import reference document or by a permit issued under section 160.

  • SOR/83-900, s. 2;
  • SOR/85-689, s. 2(F);
  • SOR/97-85, s. 6;
  • SOR/2001-210, s. 3.

 No person shall import a regulated animal unless it is clearly identified at the time of importation.

  • SOR/2001-210, s. 3.

 Every person who imports a regulated animal shall keep records that clearly indicate its original source and the date and place of importation.

  • SOR/2001-210, s. 3.

 [Repealed, SOR/2001-210, s. 3]

PART IIIIMPORTATION OF ANIMAL PRODUCTS

Dairy Products and Certain Eggs

  •  (1) No person shall import milk or milk products into Canada from a country other than the United States or from a part of such a country, unless

    • (a) the country or part of the country is designated as free of foot and mouth disease pursuant to section 7; and

    • (b) the person produces a certificate of origin signed by an official of the government of the country of origin that shows that the country of origin or part of such a country is the designated country or part thereof referred to in paragraph (a).

  • (2) Subject to subsection (3), no person shall import unfertilized bird eggs or egg products into Canada from a country other than the United States or from a part of such a country, unless

    • (a) the country of origin or part of such a country is designated as free of avian pneumoencephalitis (Newcastle disease) and fowl plague pursuant to section 7;

    • (b) the person produces a certificate of origin signed by an official of the government of the country of origin that shows that the country of origin or part of such a country is the designated country or part thereof referred to in paragraph (a); and

    • (c) the eggs are packed in containers that are clean and free from dirt and residue of eggs.

  • (3) Paragraph (2)(a) does not apply to eggs imported into Canada if they are transported under seal of an inspector direct from the place of entry to a registered processed egg station approved by the Minister.

  • SOR/78-69, s. 21;
  • SOR/92-650, s. 1;
  • SOR/97-85, s. 28.