Perishable items

Some examples of perishable items include:

  • Fish
  • Game
  • Meat
  • Fruit
  • Vegetables

You must properly prepare perishable items and make sure they meet applicable requirements for mailing as described in ABCs of mailing

Please note: You mail all items at your own risk. No coverage for loss or damage is available for this type of mail.

Also, the Canada Border Services Agency might need special import permits for these products to enter Canada.

For more information contact:

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (1-613-759-1000)
  • Canada Border Services Agency (1-800-461-9999)