Acts and Regulations applicable to the products found in this section:
Cosmetics Acts and Regulations for which Health Canada is the Primary Authority:
The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) is responsible for administering the Pest Control Products Act (PCPA) on behalf of the Minister of Health. The PCPA regulates the products used for the control of pests.
The Pest Control Products Act (PCPA) received Royal Assent on December 12, 2002, and came into force on June 28, 2006.
In addition, the PMRA follows the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Act as an enforcement tool for the PCPA.
An Act to establish a system of administrative monetary penalties for the enforcement of the Canada Agricultural Products Act, the Farm Debt Mediation Act, the Feeds Act, the Fertilizers Act, the Health of Animals Act, the Meat Inspection Act, the Pest Control Products Act, the Plant Protection Act and the Seeds Act.
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This document outlines the Agreement that is prescribed by the Minister under section 66 of the Pest Control Products Act. The Agreement has to be entered into when an applicant wishes to follow the formal process specified in the Pest Control Products Regulations to rely on a registrant's compensable data to register a generic product. The Agreement is to be used in conjunction with the Pest Control Products Act and Pest Control Products Regulations.
Below you will find Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) between the Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA ) and other federal government departments. The objectives of these MOU s are to establish mechanisms for the exchange of information and advice about pesticides, and pest management issues. They also outline how the departments work together to promote stronger working relationships.
Memoranda of Understanding between:
Confidentiality Agreement between: