Information for donor sperm and ova (eggs) inspections conducted pursuant to the Safety of Sperm and Ova Regulations will be available in the winter of 2021. Check back here at that time for the updated inspection information.

Donor semen inspections

In Canada, donor semen must meet high safety standards before it can be used in assisted conception. Canada regularly inspects establishments that process, import or distribute donor semen for this purpose.

To learn more about the donor semen inspections we conduct, visit about donor semen inspections or browse these inspection results:

You can also do your own search for donor semen inspections. These results are updated regularly.


If you have further questions, please email Health Canada.