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Food Information (Wales) Regulations 2014 (W.S.I. 2303 (W. 227) of 2014).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Wales
Document type
Regulation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Packaging/labelling Consumer protection Enforcement/compliance Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations concern information provided by food business operator on food provided to the public. They enforce in Wales provisions of Regulation (EU) No 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the provision of food information to consumers and implement certain provisions of Article 6 of Directive 1999/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws of the Member States concerning foods and food ingredients treated with ionising radiation and the second paragraph of subparagraph 1 of Article 3 of Directive 2000/36/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council relating to cocoa and chocolate products intended for human consumption. The Regulations also imposes an obligation on food authorities and port health authorities to enforce the Regulations.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Food Safety Act 1990.

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1990 (2021)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Fraud, Inspection, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 1999/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws of the Member States concerning foods and food ingredients treated with ionizing radiation.

Legislation | European Union | 1999

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Treated food, Radiation, Standards, Inspection, International trade, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2000/36/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council relating to cocoa and chocolate products intended for human consumption.

Legislation | European Union | 2000

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Coffee/cocoa/tea, Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Beverages

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

Amends

Natural Mineral Water, Spring Water and Bottled Drinking Water (Wales) Regulations 2007 (W.S.I. No. 3165 (W. 276) of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Vending, Potable water, Packaging/labelling, Mineral water, Freshwater pollution, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Hygiene (Wales) Regulations 2006 (W.S.I. No. 31 (W. 5) of 2006).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Potable water, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Toxicity/poisoning, Processing/handling, Vending, Transport/storage, Meat, Milk/dairy products

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nutrition and Health Claims (Wales) Regulations 2007 (W.S.I. No. 2611 (W. 222) of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Addition of Vitamins, Minerals and Other Substances (Wales) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 1984 (W.165) of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wine Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 2936 of 2011).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Traceability/product tracing, Classification/declassification, Offences/penalties, Plant production, Viticulture/oenological practices, Registration, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food (Lot Marking) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 1502 of 1996).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1996

Keyword: Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Bread and Flour Regulations 1998 (No. 141 of 1998).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1998

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Cereals/grains/rice, Standards, Food additives, Agricultural commodities

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Foods Intended for Use in Energy Restricted Diets for Weight Reduction Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 2182 of 1997).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1997

Keyword: Special dietary uses, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Vending

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Coffee Extracts and Chicory Extracts (Wales) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 1440 (W. 102) of 2001).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2001

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Coffee/cocoa/tea, Packaging/labelling, Beverages

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Specified Sugar Products (Wales) Regulations 2003 (No. 3047 (W. 290) of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Sugar, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Honey (Wales) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 3044 (W. 288) of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003

Keyword: Apiculture/sericulture, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cocoa and Chocolate Products (Wales) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 3037 (W. 285) of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Coffee/cocoa/tea, Packaging/labelling, Food additives, Beverages

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Supplements (Wales) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 1719 (W. 186) of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003

Keyword: Special dietary uses, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Vending

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Eggs and Chicks (Wales) Regulations 2010 (W.S.I. No. 1671 (W.158) of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Poultry products, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Classification/declassification, Offences/penalties, Animal production, Animal reproduction, Poultry, Registration, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Food Labelling Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 1499 of 1996).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1996

Keyword: Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Honey (Wales) Regulations 2015 (W.S.I No. 1507 (W. 174) of 2015).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2015

Keyword: Apiculture/sericulture, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Standards, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Information (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (W.S.I. No. 664 (W. 181) of 2016).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2016

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

The Food and Drink (Transitional Provisions) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021 (No. 911 (W. 207).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2021

Keyword: Business/industry/corporations, Consumer protection, Packaging/labelling, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Viticulture/oenological practices

Source: FAO, FAOLEX