Registrants and Applicants

Notice of change - effective March 25, 2024

On March 25, 2024, Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) will release Form 6022 - Notice of application to specify/change pesticide maximum residue limits (MRLs) to permit imports. Form 6022 must be completed and submitted as part of any new application to specify or change pesticide MRLs to permit imports received by the PMRA on or after May 1, 2024. You can find the form and instructions on PMRA's webpage Forms for registrants and applicants and refer to the updated Online Decision Tree for application requirements.

If you have any questions, contact PMRA Information Service.

Online Decision Tree Update

Please be advised that the Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) Online Decision Tree is currently being updated to reflect changes to various regulatory directives, including PMRA Guidance Document, Management of Submissions Policy, and Regulatory Directive DIR2016-02, Notification/Non-notification. Please visit our Policies and Guidelines webpage for updated guidance, directives, and policies.

In the meantime, the Online Decision Tree is available via email request. Included in the email response, will be two additional tables to complement the Online Decision Tree:

  1. The PMRA Submission Categories table: A comprehensive table of submission types listing the minimum set of documents required for each submission.
  2. The PMRA Similar Type Products table: A table of submission types that are to register "similar products", providing a quick comparison of their differences, their associated costs, timelines, as well as pros/cons.

Most requested information

Electronic Pesticide Submissions

Information technology is reshaping the way Canadians work and does business. The Electronic Pesticide Regulatory System, or e-PRS, offers a new approach to information management.


Forms are required to register a pest control product or modify an existing registration.

Pre-submission consultations

This service is designed to help registrants and applicants prepare their data package when applying to register a product or amend an existing registration.

Reporting for registrants and applicants

You will find the pesticide incident and sales information reports in this section. This reporting allows us to monitor pesticide use and impacts.

Public Registry

The Public Registry is a collection of non-confidential information on pesticides and the pesticide regulatory system.

Pesticide Label Search

This tool will allow you to search for a pesticide related product label.

Additional Resources

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