Medical Devices Establishment Licence (MDEL)Listing

From Health Canada

A medical device establishment licence (MDEL) is issued to Class I manufacturers as well as importers or distributors of all device classes to permit them to import or distribute a medical device in Canada.

An MDEL gives Health Canada assurance that:

The MDEL listing contains information about the licensed establishment, such as their company ID, licence number, company name, address, authorized activities and associated class of device(s).The listing also shows the name of the establishment’s senior official who signed the attestations provided in the licence application form.

Please note:

Only active MDELs will appear in this listing.

An establishment remains active on the MDEL listing unless:

Using the Medical devices establishment licence listing search function

Enter your search term into the search box. You can search using:

Note that search strings are not case sensitive, and that you may use a partial criterion for the company name ('medical' will return any company name that includes this word).

Holders of an active medical devices establishment licence

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Search by combination of company name, activity, country and province/state

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