Regulations

This section provides information on regulations governing the manufacture of food and natural health products.

In 2011 the BC government passed a regulation requiring that all businesses that supply packaging and printed paper to BC residential consumers will be responsible for collecting and recycling their paper and packaging once consumers are finished with it. For more information click here.

Businesses should seek as much information as possible from various agencies to determine applicable regulations. There are several agencies responsible for regulations governing food processing in British Columbia: