Consultation on Phthorimaea operculella granulovirus isolate GV‑0019 and Tutavir, Proposed Registration Decision PRD2024-01

Current status: Open

Opened on 26 February 2024 and will close for consultation on 11 April 2024

Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA), under the authority of the Pest Control Products Act, is proposing registration for the sale and use of PhopGV Technical and Tutavir, containing the technical grade active ingredient Phthorimaea operculella granulovirus isolate GV-0019, for control of tomato leafminer (Tuta absoluta) on greenhouse fruiting vegetables.

How to get involved

This consultation is open for comment from 26 February 2024 to 11 April 2024 (45 calendar days). Open the "Consultation Summary" to access the document.

If you would like to comment, see the Pest Management Regulatory Agency Publications Section page for contact information. Please be sure to include the title of the consultation document on which you are commenting.

Health Canada will consider all comments received up to 45 days from the date of publication of this document (by 11 April 2024) before making a final decision on the proposed registration for Phthorimaea operculella granulovirus isolate GV-0019 and Tutavir.

Reporting to Canadians

Health Canada will make the results of this consultation available on this website. Once the decision on Phthorimaea operculella granulovirus isolate GV-0019 and Tutavir is finalized, the PMRA will post a Registration Decision on the Pesticides and Pest Management Reports and Publications portion of

If you have any questions, contact the Pest Management Information Service.

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