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Fees in Respect of Drugs and Medical Devices Order (SOR/2019-124)

Regulations are current to 2022-06-20 and last amended on 2021-03-19. Previous Versions

PART 2Drugs (continued)

DIVISION 3Fees for Examination of an Application for an Establishment Licence — Drugs

Interpretation

Marginal note:Definitions

 The following definitions apply in this Division.

activity

activity means an activity set out in Table I to section C.01A.008 of the Food and Drug Regulations. (activité)

drug

drug has the same meaning as in subsection C.01A.001(2) of the Food and Drug Regulations. (drogue)

establishment licence

establishment licence means a licence issued under section C.01A.008 of the Food and Drug Regulations. (licence d’établissement)

Fees and Remission

Marginal note:Fee for examination

  •  (1) Subject to section 48, the fee for the examination of an application for an establishment licence or for the annual review of an establishment licence is the sum of the applicable fees referred to in sections 33 to 40 and the fee payable for the examination of an application to amend an establishment licence to add a building is the sum of the applicable fees referred to in sections 41 to 47.

  • Marginal note:Fee paid by person that files application

    (2) The fee is payable by the person that files the application.

Marginal note:Timing of payment

 The fee is payable on the issuance by the Minister of a notice to the person referred to in subsection 29(2) stating that the application has been accepted for further examination.

Marginal note:Reinstatement

 Every provision of this Division that applies to an application for an establishment licence also applies to a request to have such a licence reinstated following the correction of the situation that gave rise to its suspension.

Marginal note:Interpretation

 In sections 33 to 39, a reference to the examination of an application for an establishment licence includes an examination of an application for the annual review of an establishment licence.

Marginal note:Fee — licence authorizing sterile fabrication

 For the examination of an application for an establishment licence for each building at which one or more activities are to be conducted, including fabricating drugs in sterile dosage form, the fee is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 1 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 1 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — licence authorizing importation

 For the examination of an application for an establishment licence for each building at which one or more activities are to be conducted, including importing drugs — but not fabricating drugs in sterile dosage form — the fee is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 2 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 2 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — licence authorizing non-sterile fabrication

 For the examination of an application for an establishment licence for each building at which one or more activities are to be conducted, including fabricating drugs that are not in sterile dosage form — but not fabricating drugs in sterile dosage form or importing drugs — the fee is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 3 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 3 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — licence authorizing distribution

 For the examination of an application for an establishment licence for each building at which one or more activities are to be conducted, including distributing drugs — but not fabricating drugs in sterile dosage form, importing drugs or fabricating drugs that are not in sterile dosage form — the fee is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 4 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 4 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — licence authorizing wholesaling

 For the examination of an application for an establishment licence for each building at which one or more activities are to be conducted, including wholesaling drugs — but not fabricating drugs in sterile dosage form, importing drugs, fabricating drugs that are not in sterile dosage form or distributing drugs — the fee is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 5 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 5 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — licence authorizing packaging/labelling

 For the examination of an application for an establishment licence for each building at which one or more activities are to be conducted, including packaging/labelling drugs — but not fabricating drugs in sterile dosage form, importing drugs, fabricating drugs that are not in sterile dosage form, distributing drugs or wholesaling drugs — the fee is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 6 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 6 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — licence authorizing testing

 For the examination of an application for an establishment licence for each building at which one or more activities are to be conducted, including testing drugs — but not fabricating drugs in sterile dosage form, importing drugs, fabricating drugs that are not in sterile dosage form, distributing drugs, wholesaling drugs or packaging/labelling drugs — the fee is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 7 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 7 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — application for licence — building outside Canada

  •  (1) For the examination of an application for an establishment licence referred to in section 33 or 34, the fee for each building located outside Canada that is listed on the application is

    • (a) in respect of drugs for human use, $918; and

    • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

      • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in the fiscal year 2020-2021, $765; and

      • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in any subsequent fiscal year, $918.

  • Marginal note:Fee — application for annual review — building outside Canada

    (2) For the examination of an application for the annual review of an establishment licence referred to in section 33 or 34, the fee for each building located outside Canada that is listed on the establishment licence is the applicable fee set out in paragraph (1)(a) or (b).

Marginal note:Fee — amendment — licence authorizing sterile fabrication

 If an application to amend an establishment licence seeks to add a building and the amendment seeks to authorize the holder to fabricate drugs in sterile dosage form at that building, the fee for the examination of the application for each building to be added is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 1 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 1 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — amendment — licence authorizing importation

 If an application to amend an establishment licence seeks to add a building and the amendment seeks to authorize the holder to import drugs — but not to fabricate drugs in sterile dosage form — at that building, the fee for the examination of the application for each building to be added is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 2 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 2 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — amendment — licence authorizing non-sterile fabrication

 If an application to amend an establishment licence seeks to add a building and the amendment seeks to authorize the holder to fabricate drugs that are not in sterile dosage form — but not to fabricate drugs in sterile dosage form or import drugs — at that building, the fee for the examination of the application for each building to be added is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 3 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 3 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

Marginal note:Fee — amendment — licence authorizing distribution

 If an application to amend an establishment licence seeks to add a building and the amendment seeks to authorize the holder to distribute drugs — but not to fabricate drugs in sterile dosage form, import drugs or fabricate drugs that are not in sterile dosage form — at that building, the fee for the examination of the application for each building to be added is as follows:

  • (a) in respect of drugs for human use,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the fee set out in item 4 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 5 of Schedule 3, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2); and

  • (b) in respect of drugs for veterinary use only,

    • (i) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the fee set out in item 4 for that fiscal year, and

    • (ii) in the case of a fee that is payable in a fiscal year other than one set out in any of columns 2 to 8 of Schedule 4, the amount that is calculated in accordance with subsection 4(2).

 
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