Important Resources

The Canada Organic Standards are comprised of two documents:

The Certified Organic Associations of BC (COABC) adopted the Canada Organic Standard as the standard for the BC Certified Organic Program as of June 30, 2009 when the Canada Organic Standards and Regulations were implemented nationally.

It is a requirement to obtain a copy of the current Canada Organic Standards to gain an understanding of the Canada Organic Regime before you apply.

FVOPA Internal Documents

Please contact FVOPA by email  to receive a copy of the FVOPA Policies & Procedures and Quality Manual or the FVOPA Internal Standard.