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

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Wales
Document type
Regulation
Date
2003
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Apiculture/sericulture Food quality control/food safety Packaging/labelling
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Order will come into force on 28 November 2003.
Abstract

These Regulations implement in Wales Council Directive 2001/110/EC concerning honey. They prescribe definitions and reserved descriptions for certain specified honey products (schedule), restrict the use of reserved descriptions to the specified honey products to which they relate and prescribe labelling requirements for such products. In addition, they specify a penalty, enforcement authorities and, in accordance with Articles 2 and 3 of Council Directive 89/397/EEC on the official control of foodstuffs, a defence in relation to exports, apply various provisions of the Food Safety Act 1990, revoke the previous Regulations and make consequential amendments and transitional provisions.

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

Council Directive 2001/110/EC relating to honey.

Legislation | European Union | 2001

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Honey (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2008 (W.S.I. No. 543 (W. 53) of 2008).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2008

Keyword: Apiculture/sericulture, Food quality control/food safety, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by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