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Environmental and Workplace Health

Completing and Submitting Your Claim

For Health Canada to register and review your claim for exemption, you need to:

  • Send the (material) safety data sheets ((M)SDS) and label(s) (if applicable) associated with your claim;
  • Complete all parts of the following forms:
    1. the Claim for Exemption Form; and
    2. the Payment Authorization Form (when payment is by credit card)
  • and provide the applicable fee via cheque, credit card or money order.

The forms may be obtained by sending an email to WHMIS-SIMDUT.conf@hc-sc.gc.ca.

Claims can be submitted either by courier or registered mail to the following address:

Claims Registration
Health Canada, Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch
Workplace Hazardous Materials Bureau
269 Laurier Avenue West, 8th Floor (4908B)
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0K9
Canada

On-line claims submission is available via our Secure Document Exchange.

For more information, please contact the Claims Registrar at WHMIS-SIMDUT.conf@hc-sc.gc.ca.