Certification Bodies

The following certification bodies offer their services within Ontario.

A link to certification guides provided by each can be found below.

Centre for Systems IntegrationCSI - Centre for Systems Integration logo

Contact: Jennifer Scott

37 Teresa Street, London, ON N6C 3K9
Phone: 1-800-979-9015, Fax: 519-675-9958
Email: csi-east@storm.ca
Website: www.csi-ics.com

CSI Organic Certification Policy Manual

Ecocert Canada

Contact: Julia BuchanImage result for ecocert canada logo

Ecocert Canada, Ontario Office
300-55 Cork Street East,
Guelph, Ontario, N1H 2W7
phone: 226-314-0748 ext. 145
e-mail: Julia.Buchan@ecocert.com
Website: www.ecocertcanada.com

Steps to Certification

OCIA – Organic Crop Improvement Association Canada

OCIA – International Canada
OCIA - Organic Crop Improvement Association logo4829 47 Ave St Paul Alberta
T0A 3A3
Phone: 780-851-9482
Marg Laberge
Email: mlaberge@ocia.org
Website : www.ocia.org

Five Steps to Certification

Pro-Cert Organic Systems Ltd. OCPP - Pro-Cert Organic Systems, logo

Contact: Dave Lockman
OCPP - Organic Crop Producers and Processors Ontario Inc., logo
2311 Elm Tree Road, P.O. Box 74, Cambray, ON K0M 1E0

Phone: (705) 374-5602,
Fax: (705) 374-5604
E-mail: Infoebo@pro-cert.org
Web site: www.pro-cert.org

Guide to Organic Certification

QAI – Quality Assurance InternationalQAI - Quality Assurance International logo

Contact: James Cuff

1030 Gordon Street, Unit 204
Guelph, Ontario N1G 4X5
Tel: 519-821-5457, Fax: 519-821-4899
E-mail: jcuff@nsf-isr.org
Website: www.qai-inc.com

Steps to Organic Certification Process

TransCanada Organic Certification Services (TCO)

Contact: Art Hesje

618 Main Street
Humboldt, SK
Phone: (306) 800-5210
Fax:  (306) 800-5211
E-mail: info@tcocert.ca
Website: http://www.tcocert.ca/

Steps to Organic Certification Process

Quebec Vrai

Contact: Marie Gagnon

4895, boulevard des Forges, bureau 101
Trois-Rivières (Québec)
Phone: (819) 693- 4646
Fax: (819) 693- 1472
E-mail: mgagnon@quebecvrai.org
Website: http://www.quebecvrai.org/

For more information on international certification, please visit OMAFRA’s Organic Food and Farming Certification page.