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Ordinance on control of marketing of fishery and aquaculture products.

Country/Territory
Austria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich, Part II, No. 49, February 2016, 25 pp.
Subject
Food & nutrition, Fisheries
Keyword
Inland fisheries Fish products International trade Internal trade Data collection/reporting Inspection Size Standards Hygiene/sanitary procedures Offences/penalties Enforcement/compliance Fishery management and conservation Food quality control/food safety
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Abstract

The present Ordinance by the Federal Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, the Environment and Water Resources implements the Marketing Standard Act (BGBl. I No. 68/2007). The Ordinance lays down provisions relating to the control of the marketing of fishery and aquaculture products. In particular, the purpose of the Ordinance is to transpose certain EU-Regulations into national legislation. The text consists of 9 articles divided into 5 Parts as follows: Sphere of application (1); Marketing standards and admissible minimum size for fish (2); Consumer information (3); Reporting (4); Penalties and final provisions; repeal (5). One Annex is enclosed.

Full text
German
Website
www.ris.bka.gv.at

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Regulation (EC) No. 1224/2009 establishing a Community control system for ensuring compliance with the rules of the common fisheries policy, amending Regulations (EC) No. 847/96, (EC) No. 2371/2002, (EC) No. 811/2004, (EC) No. 768/2005, (EC) No. 2115/2005, (EC) No. 2166/2005, (EC) No. 388/2006, (EC) No. 509/2007, (EC) No. 676/2007, (EC) No. 1098/2007, (EC) No. 1300/2008, (EC) No. 1342/2008 and repealing Regulations (EEC) No. 2847/93, (EC) No. 1627/94 and (EC) No. 1966/2006.

Legislation | European Union | 2009 (2019)

Keyword: Access-to-information, Allocation/quota, Aquaculture, Aquatic animals, Artisanal fishing, Biodiversity, Certification, Coastal zone management, Cooperative/producer organization, Data collection/reporting, Enforcement/compliance, Fishery management and conservation, Fishing area, Fishing authorization, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishing vessel, Foreign fishing, Harbour, Inspection, International organization, International trade, Landing, Marine fisheries, Marine fishes, Maritime zone, Marking/identification, Monitoring, Non-commercial fishing, Offences/penalties, Precautionary principle, Processing/handling, Protected fishing area, Protection of species, Registration, Seasons, Size, Standards, Total allowable catch, Traceability/product tracing, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Marketing Standard Act.

Legislation | Austria | 2007 (2015)

Keyword: Agricultural commodities, Classification/declassification, Internal trade, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) No. 1380/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Common Fisheries Policy, amending Council Regulations (EC) No. 1954/2003 and (EC) No. 1224/2009 and repealing Council Regulations (EC) No. 2371/2002 and (EC) No. 639/2004 and Council Decision 2004/585/EC.

Legislation | European Union | 2013 (2022)

Keyword: Framework law, Marine fisheries, Inland fisheries, Aquaculture, Mariculture, Foreign fishing, Fishery management and conservation, High seas, Access right, Enforcement/compliance, Inspection, Data collection/reporting, Institution, Policy/planning, Sustainable development, Sustainable use, Integrated management, Bycatch, Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) No. 1379/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the common organisation of the markets in fishery and aquaculture products, amending Council Regulations (EC) No. 1184/2006 and (EC) No. 1224/2009 and repealing Council Regulation (EC) No. 104/2000.

Legislation | European Union | 2013

Keyword: Fish products, Aquaculture, Internal trade, International trade, Non-governmental entity, Business/industry/corporations, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Ordinance on hygiene standards for the placing on the market of fish products and admissible minimum size for fish.

Legislation | Austria | 2008

Keyword: Inland fisheries, Fish products, International trade, Inspection, Size, Standards, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Fishery management and conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordinance on control of consumer information of fish and aquaculture products.

Legislation | Austria | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX