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Geographical Indications Regulations, 2016 (S.I. No. 70 of 2016).

Country/Territory
Zimbabwe
Document type
Regulation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Packaging/labelling Certification Registration
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations
Abstract

These Regulations, made under section 44 of the Geographical Indications Act, prescribe rules for the registration of a geographical indication. They set out requirements for registration and provide with respect to procedures of registration, including publication and opposition. Where the geographical indication is a geographical indication from a foreign country, evidence that the geographical indication is protected in the country of origin is required. The Regulations also concern inspectio

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References - Legislation

Implements

Geographical Indications Act [Chapter 26:06].

Legislation | Zimbabwe | 2001

Keyword: Classification/declassification, Registration, Institution, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX