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Decree on requirements for food labelling.

Country/Territory
Slovakia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Collection of Laws No. 243 of 2015.
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Food additives Packaging/labelling Internal trade
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
This Decree enters into force on 1 November 2015.
Abstract

This Decree of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, which is composed of eight articles and one Annex, lays down, in accordance with European Union regulations, labelling requirements for food placed on the market to the ultimate consumer and to mass caterers. Food to the ultimate consumer and mass caterer must be marked on the packaging or the integral part of packaging. Art. 2 provides labelling requirements for drinking milk, modified milk, cream or liquid lactic acid product. Art. 3 specifies requirements for food intended for sale without prepackaging,

Full text
Slovak
Website
www.zakonypreludi.sk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2011/91/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on indications or marks identifying the lot to which a foodstuff belongs.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the provision of food information to consumers.

Legislation | European Union | 2011 (2015)

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Food quality control/food safety, Access-to-information, Nutrition

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act no. 152/1995 on foodstuffs.

Legislation | Slovakia | 1995 (2021)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Inspection, Internal trade, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Decree on labeling of foodstuffs.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2012

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Decree amending Decree on requirements for food labelling.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2018

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX