Resiliency and Public Trust

Pre-Approved Food Safety & Traceability Equipment Program


Funding to assist in the purchase of pre-approved common equipment used to monitor and control food safety parameters and to improve traceability systems.

Intake Information

The intake for this program is currently open; funding requests will be accepted from June 6, 2024, to 11:59PM on January 23, 2025.

Rebate Worksheets and supplementary documentation must be received by the dates stated above to be considered for funding. Rebate Worksheets and supplementary documentation will not be accepted after the dates stated above.

Eligible Applicants

  • Agri-food processors
  • Agri-product processors
  • Distributors
  • Wholesalers
  • Indigenous Groups (First Nation, Métis, and Inuit) including governments, individuals, businesses, communities, organizations, and other Indigenous-led groups undertaking agricultural initiatives

Eligible Expenses

See Program Guide for a list of pre-approved equipment.

Project Timeline

Rebate Worksheets will be received on a first come, first served basis from June 6, 2024, to 11:59PM on January 23, 2025.

Cost Share Funding

60:40 cost share, up to $30,000 in funding for food safety equipment and 60:40 cost share up to $30,000 for traceability.

Additional Information and Documents

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Terms and Conditions Program Guide Rebate Worksheet Applicant Information Form