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Fertilizers Regulations

Version of section 3 from 2006-03-22 to 2020-10-25:

  •  (1) The following fertilizers and supplements are exempt from the Act and these Regulations:

    • (a) [Repealed, SOR/79-365, s. 2]

    • (b) animal and vegetable manures that are sold in their natural condition and comply with section 11;

    • (c) fertilizers and supplements that are intended for export and labelled accordingly;

    • (d) fertilizer materials such as rock phosphate that are sold for manufacturing purposes only and require further treatment before sale to the user thereof;

    • (e) supplements that are sold for manufacturing purposes, other than inoculants used for seed treatment; and

    • (f) fertilizers, other than fertilizer-pesticides, imported for direct application to the soil by the importer and not for sale in Canada.

    • (g) [Repealed, SOR/97-7, s. 3]

  • (2) Supplements that are imported into or manufactured in Canada for experimental purposes are exempt from the Act and all provisions of these Regulations except sections 23.1 to 23.4.

  • SOR/79-365, s. 2
  • SOR/85-558, s. 2
  • SOR/88-353, s. 2
  • SOR/93-232, s. 2(F)
  • SOR/97-7, s. 3

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