About OFPA

Who We Are

Founded in 1958 as a non-profit educational association, OFFA’s main objective was and still is to provide a common forum through a series of educational events that allow our members to exchange ideas and information, make connections and build contacts with like-minded professionals.


Years of Experience


Association Members
OFPA Membership

Benefits of Becoming a Member

  • Discounted membership rates to encourage student participation

  • Discounted rates at all OFPA events
  • Eligible for OFPA award
  • Exclusive access to the Member’s Portal

Free Student Membership

Our goal is to engage students who are studying food safety and other food and beverage-related programs. These students are our future food industry professionals.

Member’s Portal

Through our valued partnerships with the food industry and related organizations, we’re able to offer exclusive registration discounts to our members.

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The OFPA has so much to celebrate. The association has been around for more than 60 years and with the commitment from those associated with the Canadian food industry, we have accomplished so much. The OFPA has delivered countless meetings, golf tournaments, social get-togethers, and much more.

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OFPA Awards

Recognizing Outstanding Achievements & Contributions

The OFPA recognizes outstanding achievements and contributions of food safety professionals. Every year, the association reaches out to our members, partners, and colleagues to collect nominations.

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Sustaining Corporate Members

Supported by over 60+ organizations across Ontario

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