Canadian Organic Regime - COR
of June 30, 2009, the Canadian Organic
Products Regulations require mandatory certification to the revised
National Organic Standard for agricultural products represented as organic
in international and inter-provincial trade, or that bear the federal organic
agricultural product legend (or federal logo). Complete details about
the Organic Regime can be found on CFIA’s Organic
CFIA & COO
Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) represented by the Canada
Organic Office is the competent authority providing oversight to the system.
CVBs & CBs
The COO has designated a handful of Conformity
Verification Bodies (CVB) including the COABC to accredit Certification
Bodies (CBs) who can certify organic products under the Organic Products
OTHER CRITICAL BITS
ORGANIC LABELING CRITERIA
for an overview of labeling criteria for certified organic products.
Should you have any questions regarding the Canada Organic Regime, you may
contact the Canada Organic Office.
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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