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Updates to Health Canada’s regulatory initiatives for 2022-2024, and amendments to Food and Drug Regulations (Exports and Transhipments of Drugs)

Health Canada has updated its Forward Regulatory Plan: 2022-2024, providing information on regulatory initiatives Health Canada aims to propose or finalize over the next two years. Some of the new and updated initiatives pertaining to the Food and Drugs Act are highlighted below:

New initiatives:

Updated initiatives:

Health Canada has also updated its Regulatory Stock Review Plan: 2022-2024, which is a public list and description of planned reviews of regulations that Health Canada is proposing within a two-year period. The Stock Review Plan overlaps with some of the above described initiatives.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact a member of the Life Sciences Regulatory & Compliance group.

The preceding is intended as a timely update on Canadian intellectual property and technology law. The content is informational only and does not constitute legal or professional advice. To obtain such advice, please communicate with our offices directly.