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Consumer Roundtable Discussion on the Future of Food Labelling in Canada

posted Nov 14, 2016, 4:24 PM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Nov 14, 2016, 4:25 PM ]
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Health Canada want to hear your perspective on the future of food labelling in Canada. We are holding a roundtable discussion and want to hear from everyday consumers like you, on topics such as:
  • what labelling information is important to you 
  • where do you get information to make purchasing decisions 
  • how to increase awareness about labelling claims and what they mean
Date: November 25, 2016

Location: Ottawa, Ontario (Location near Central Experimental Farm)

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

There is no cost to register and parking is free. Participants are expected to cover their own travel costs to attend. Prior knowledge of food labelling is not required. You must be 18 years or older to participate.


Space is limited, so register early. The deadline to register is November 18, 2016

Register now

This round table discussion is part of the CFIA’s and Health Canada’s work to modernize food labelling in Canada. More details about these initiatives and ways to participate can be found on our websites.

If you need more information, contact us by email at
labellingmodernization-modernisationetiquetage@inspection.gc.ca