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The Office of Regulatory and International Affairs (ORIA) improves the ability and capacity of the Health Products and Food Branch (HPFB) to implement regulatory policy, increase knowledge and involvement of the public, and develop consistent approaches to regulating risks. It also promotes HPFB's interests internationally.
The office is made up of three divisions: