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Act on organic production control (SFS 2013:363).

Country/Territory
Sweden
Document type
Legislation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Food & nutrition
Keyword
Ecological production/organic production Inspection Basic legislation
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
1 January 2014.
Abstract

The Act provides regulations with regard to the control of organic production. The Government may issue regulations on the division between municipalities and state administrative authorities for control of organic production of these commodities. The European Commission and an inspection organ have the same right for the inspection of information, documentation, access to premises related to control activities and areas where search and sample-taking occur. In case of non-compliance of obligati

Full text
Swedish
Website
www.riksdagen.se

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products and repealing Regulation (EEC) No. 2092/91.

Legislation | European Union | 2007

Keyword: Basic legislation, Biodiversity, Ecological production/organic production, Agricultural commodities, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Processing/handling, Inspection, Internal trade, International trade, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal production, Plant production, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 882/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council on official controls performed to ensure the verification of compliance with feed and food law, animal health and animal welfare rules.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Food additives, Inspection, Internal trade, International trade, Enforcement/compliance, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal welfare, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 889/2008 laying down detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products with regard to organic production, labelling and control.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

Keyword: Aquaculture, Internal trade, International trade, Ecological production/organic production, Agricultural commodities, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal production, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Act relative to the Council Regulation (EEC) No. 2092/91 on organic production of agricultural products and indications referring thereto on agricultural products and foodstuffs (1995:551).

Legislation | Sweden | 1995 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Ecological production/organic production, Inspection, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Decree relative to ecological production (SFS No. 2013:1059).

Legislation | Sweden | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Inspection, International trade, Certification, Traceability/product tracing, Offences/penalties, Packaging/labelling, Ecological production/organic production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX