What does the CanadaGAP Program Management Manual contain and how does it apply to program participants?
The CanadaGAP Program Management Manual describes how the certification program works, and includes information about auditor and certification body requirements. Details can be found in this document relative to audit timing, scope of certification, certificate validity, multi-site certification, certification body transfers, and other topics related to management of the certification program. Rules for certification to Option B are detailed in Appendix III.1. Guidance for certification bodies on scoping and managing audits at complex operations is contained in Appendix III.2. More information is provided in this FAQ.