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Consolidated Newfoundland Regulation 1996



Importation of Milk Regulations
under the
Newfoundland Milk Marketing Scheme
Natural Products Marketing Act
(O.C. 96-940)

Under the authority of paragraph 5(k) of the Newfoundland Milk Marketing Scheme, the Natural Products Marketing Act and the Subordinate Legislation Revision and Consolidation Act, the Lieutenant‑Governor in Council makes the following regulations.



        1.   Short title

        2.   Definition

        3.   Licence required

        4.   Pre‑packaged or bulk product

        5.   Requirement for licensure

        6.   UHT milk

        7.   Repeal

Short title

        1. These regulations may be cited as the Importation of Milk Regulations.

85/83 s1


        2. In these regulations "milk" includes all classes and grades of cows fluid milk whether whole, reduced or flavoured and shall include buttermilk, cream and all classes and grades of reconstituted milk.

85/83 s2

Licence required

        3. (1) A person shall not bring into the province any milk unless he or she is the holder of a valid licence issued by the board.

             (2)  Separate permit numbers shall be obtained for each shipment of milk from outside the province.

85/83 s3

Pre‑packaged or bulk product

        4. (1) A person shall not bring into the province any pre‑packaged milk.

             (2)  Milk in bulk form only shall be permitted to enter the province.

85/83 s4

Requirement for licensure

        5. A producer or processor shall not be issued a licence to bring into the province any milk unless he or she can provide satisfactory proof to the board that the product is not available from a producer or processor within the province.

85/83 s5

UHT milk

        6. A person shall not process, package, distribute or offer for sale ultra high temperate (UHT) treatment milk except by written approval of the Newfoundland Milk Marketing Board.

96/84 s1


        7. The Newfoundland Milk Marketing Board Importation of Milk Regulations, Newfoundland Regulation 85/83, are repealed.