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This guidance document pertains to Part 3 of the Natural Health Product Regulations (the Regulations) and is intended for manufacturers, packagers, labellers, importers, and distributors of natural health products (NHPs) for sale in Canada.
The Licensed Natural Health Products Database contains information about natural health products that have been issued a product licence by Health Canada.
Companies must hold a site licence to manufacture, package, label or import natural health products (NHPs) in Canada. When doing these activities, companies must follow good manufacturing practices requirements (NHP GMPs) in the Natural Health Product Regulations (NHPR). It is a company’s responsibility to comply with the applicable regulatory requirements. When we identify an issue, we take compliance and enforcement actions based on several factors such as the risk to your health.
The Health Products and Food Branch (HPFB) commits to issue a licensing decision within the service delivery standards outlined in: Service Delivery Standards
The database is a publicly-searchable list of Veterinary Biologics Licensed in Canada. It is updated as new veterinary biologics are licensed for use in Canada or as licences are cancelled without prejudice. The database can be searched according to recommended species of use or by veterinary biologics manufacturer. Data compiled for each VB product includes the assigned (scientific) name of the product, the trade name, manufacturer, species and date licensed (where available).
Site licence holder and foreign site reference number data extracts.
Learn about the risks of buying natural health products (NHPs) online and how to identify licensed products.
Health Canada assesses NHPs for their safety, effectiveness and quality before they are authorized for sale in Canada. NHPs that have been licensed by Health Canada are labelled with either a Natural Product Number (NPN) or a Homeopathic Medicine Number (DIN-HM). Despite this licensing process, it is still possible to get unauthorized NHPs through retail stores or other routes (like the Internet and/or importing them from other countries).
The Natural Health Products (NHP) Online System is a suite of secure web applications and tools that you can use to fill your NHP licence application.
This guidance document provides information to help product licence applicants determine the evidence (type and amount of data) to provide as part of a product licence application to support the safety (risk) and efficacy (benefit) of natural health products (NHPs) that make modern health claims.