Sidney Laboratory Redevelopment

This development proposes to construct a single-storey Laboratory with attached greenhouse, as a lifecycle upgrade for the existing Laboratory located at the same site. The Laboratory development consists of a one-storey building having a 1,777m2 building foot print with a gross area of 3,024m2, including the basement, main level, and mechanical penthouse. Types of activity include survey, civil work, environmental assessment, welding, piping, mechanical, electrical, crane work, and general soil & materials handling.

The project is located on the eastern side of the CFIA Property located on 8801 East Saanich Road in Sidney, British Columbia.  The project is fully contained on Federal land and construction activities are not expected to affect areas off the property.

An environmental Assessment for this development was completed under CEAA 2012 and is available upon request. 


Latest update

April 30 2021 - The public commenting period for this project is now closed.



Liam Goulding
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Liam Goulding, Environmental Management Program Project Officer
59 Camelot Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0Y9
Telephone: 613-773-7955

  • Location

    • Sidney (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
  • Authorities

    • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    • Public Services and Procurement Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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