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Food Labelling (Declaration of Allergens) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2008 (S.R. No. 198 of 2008).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Northern Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Packaging/labelling Fish products
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the Food Labelling Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996 to implement Commission Directive No. 2007/68/EC amending Annex IIIa of Directive 2000/13/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council listing the ingredients which must under all circumstances appear on the labelling of foodstuffs. They amend the principal Regulations in respect of the labelling requirements for foods containing allergenic ingredients, including labelling exemptions for certain processed forms of those ingredients and provide a transitional period for foods that are marked, labelled or sold before a specified date.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Directive 2006/142/EC amending Annex IIIa of Directive 2000/13/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council listing the ingredients which must under all circumstances appear on the labelling of foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 2006

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Food Labelling Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996 (S.R. No. 383 of 1996).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1996

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Food Labelling (Declaration of Allergens) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2007 (S.R. No. 498 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Fish products

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Food Information Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014 (S.R. No. 223 of 2014).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2014

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX