Fees for veterinary drugs

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Fees for regulatory activities related to veterinary drugs will be charged as per the Fees in Respect of Drugs and Medical Devices Order. Supporting guidance, forms and fee links are listed below.

Please visit How to Pay Fees for information regarding payment of invoices.

Veterinary drug submission evaluation fees

Before a veterinary drug is authorized for sale in Canada, Health Canada reviews it to assess its efficacy and safety in the intended species as well as human safety.

Fees for examination of an application for an establishment licence

Health Canada has compliance and enforcement programs in place to ensure that holders or applicants of a drug establishment licence (DEL) conform to all regulatory requirements to engage in the fabrication, importation, testing, distribution and wholesale of drugs for human and/or veterinary use.

Fees for the right to sell drugs

Health Canada monitors veterinary drugs on the Canadian market through post-market surveillance and compliance and enforcement activities. Industry pays an annual fee for the right to maintain and sell veterinary drugs in Canada.

For all other veterinary drug guidance documents and forms for submissions and applications, please visit:

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