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

Regulations are current to 2014-08-05 and last amended on 2014-07-01. Previous Versions

  •  (1) Notwithstanding subsections 34(1) and (2), a person may import an animal product referred to therein if the person produces a document that shows the details of the treatment of the animal product and the inspector is satisfied, based on the source of the document, the information contained in the document and any other relevant information available to the inspector and, where necessary, on an inspection of the animal product, that the importation of the animal product into Canada would not, or would not be likely to, result in the introduction into Canada, or the spread within Canada, of a vector, disease or toxic substance.

  • (2) Notwithstanding subsections 34(1) and (2), a person may import a dairy product or an egg from a country other than the United States under and in accordance with a permit issued by the Minister under section 160.

  • (3) [Repealed, SOR/2000-184, s. 65]

  • SOR/92-650, s. 2;
  • SOR/95-475, s. 4(F);
  • SOR/2000-184, s. 65.

 [Repealed, SOR/2001-210, s. 4]

 [Repealed, SOR/93-159, s. 4]

PART IVIMPORTATION OF ANIMAL BY-PRODUCTS, ANIMAL PATHOGENS AND OTHER THINGS

Importation Prohibited

 No person shall import into Canada an animal by-product, manure or a thing containing an animal by-product or manure except in accordance with this Part.

  • SOR/79-839, s. 15;
  • SOR/80-428, s. 4;
  • SOR/92-708, s. 1;
  • SOR/97-85, s. 34.
  •  (1) A person may import into Canada an animal by-product, manure or a thing containing an animal by-product or manure, other than one described in section 45, 46, 47, 47.1, 49, 50, 51, 51.2 or 53, if

    • (a) the country of origin is the United States and the by-product, manure or thing is not derived from an animal of the subfamily Bovinae or Caprinae;

    • (b) the country of origin, or the part of that country, is designated under section 7 as being free of, or as posing a negligible risk for, any reportable disease, any disease referred to in Schedule VII and any serious epizootic disease to which the species from which the by-product, manure or thing was derived is susceptible and that can be transmitted by the by-product, manure or thing, and the person produces a certificate of origin signed by an official of the government of that country attesting to that origin; or

    • (c) the by-product, manure or thing has been collected, treated, prepared, processed, stored and handled in a manner that would prevent the introduction into Canada of any reportable disease, any disease referred to in Schedule VII and any serious epizootic disease to which the species from which the by-product, manure or thing was derived is susceptible and that can be transmitted by the by-product, manure or thing, and the person produces a certificate signed by an official of the government of the country of origin that

      • (i) attests that the by-product, manure or thing has been collected, treated, prepared, processed, stored and handled in that manner, and

      • (ii) shows the details of how it was collected, treated, prepared, processed, stored and handled.

  • (2) Subsection (1) does not apply in respect of manure found in or on a vehicle that is entering Canada from the United States if the manure was produced by animals, other than swine, that are being transported by the vehicle.

  • SOR/78-69, s. 23(F);
  • SOR/80-428, s. 4;
  • SOR/82-590, s. 2;
  • SOR/97-85, s. 34;
  • SOR/2009-18, s. 6.