Application to Import Honey Bees into Ontario

Section 13 (2) of the Bees Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter B.6 reads as follows: "No person shall receive or transport in any manner within Ontario any bees or used beekeeping equipment obtained from outside Ontario without a permit from the Provincial Apiarist stating the conditions under which such bees or beekeeping equipment may be received or transported within Ontario."

Please contact for the PDF version of the application form to Import Honey Bees into Ontario.

For more information:
Toll Free: 1-877-424-1300
Author: Paul Kozak - Provincial Apiarist/OMAFRA
Creation Date: 21 February 2005
Last Reviewed: 04 April 2018