Food and nutrition

Food recalls, safety standards, Canada's food guide, allergies and intolerances, how we monitor and measure food consumption.

Services and information

Healthy eating during the COVID-19 pandemic

Healthy meal and snack ideas, foods to buy, meal planning and eating habits

Canada's food guide

Food guide snapshot, healthy eating recommendations, recipes, tips and resources.

Food labels

How to read food labels, recent changes to food labelling, industry requirements.

Supplemented foods

Supplemented food labels, regulations, how to report a concern.

Food recalls, risks and outbreaks

Food recalls, how Canada monitors food-borne illness, causes of food poisoning.

Food safety

Safety tips for all food types, information to protect those who are vulnerable to food poisoning, facts on food allergies and recalls.

Food and safety standards

How to meet safety standards, imports, exports, production, packaging, distribution, catering, restaurants, retail.

Nutrition science and research

How to assess and plan healthy diets, how Canada measures and reports on food security, data on nutrient values.

Healthy eating strategy

Learn how we're working to make the healthier choice the easier choice for Canadians.



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