FBR 2015: Registration changes and online options

​​​​​​​​More than 44,000 eligible producers will receive their Farm Business Re​gistration (FBR)​ package this month. The package contains a Registration Form, Invoice and important information for 2015, such as:​​

  • Everyone is required to complete the Registration Form in 2015.Once completed this year, the Registration Form will not need to be completed again until 2020.
  • The deadline to submit the Registration Form and pay the Invoice is March 1, 2015 to be eligible for the Farm Class Property Class Tax rate and for membership with an accredited​ farm organizati​on.
  • Producers can complete their Registration Form and pay the​ir ​​fee online quickly and easily. Producers will need their FBR number and web PIN, which can be found on the Invoice.

More details can be found in the mailed package or on

FBR gives Ontario producers eligibility for the Farm Property Class Tax Rate, access to other government programs and membership in one of the three accredited farm organizations.