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Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the general principles and requirements of food law, establishing the European Food Safety Authority and laying down procedures in matters of food safety

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2002
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock, Food & nutrition
Keyword
Basic legislation Food quality control/food safety Early warning system/emergency intervention system Institution Data collection/reporting Packaging/labelling Animal feed/feedstuffs
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Regulation entered into force on 21 February 2002. Nevertheless, articles 11 and 12 as well as articles 14 to 20 shall apply from 1 January 2005.
Abstract

This Regulation, which consists of five Chapters, has been adopted in order to provide the basis for the assurance of a high level of protection of human health and consumers’ interest as regards food. It establishes common principles and responsibilities as well as the means to provide a strong science base, the efficient organizational arrangements and procedures to support decision-making in matters of food and food safety. The Regulation shall apply to all stages of production, processing an

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References - Legislation

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Commission Decision 2003/460/EC on emergency measures regarding hot chilli and hot chilli products.

Legislation | European Union | 2003 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Condiments/herbs/spices, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Toxicity/poisoning, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Fresh Meat) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 874 of 2004).

Legislation | Ireland | 2004 | Repealed

Keyword: Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Meat, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 2002/99/EC laying down the animal health rules governing the production, processing, distribution and introduction of products of animal origin for human consumption.

Legislation | European Union | 2002 | Repealed

Keyword: Certification, Milk/dairy products, Food quality control/food safety, Inspection, Institution, Internal trade, International trade, Meat, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 884/2007 on emergency measures suspending the use of E 128 Red 2G as food colour.

Legislation | European Union | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Act (SFS 2006:804).

Legislation | Sweden | 2006

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on the arrangement of the functions referred to in Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 as regards risk assessment in the food chain.

Legislation | Italy | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending the Act on foodstuffs and tobacco products.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Inspection, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 164 of 2005 to amend the Commodities Act, the Pesticides Act 1962, the Animal Drugs Act and the Act Economic Offences in relation with adjustment to EC Regulation No. 178/2002.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 422 of 2005 relative to monitoring of zoonosis and zoonotic agents in animals and food.

Legislation | Sweden | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Institution, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Animal production, Pests/diseases, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Legislative Decree No. 190 setting out the penalties to be applied in case of violation of Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the general principles and requirements of food law, establishing the European Food Safety Authority and laying down procedures in matters of food safety.

Legislation | Italy | 2006

Keyword: Offences/penalties, Food quality control/food safety, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Real Decreto Nº 640/2006 - Condiciones de aplicación de las disposiciones comunitarias en materia de higiene, producción y comercialización de los productos alimenticios de origen animal.

Legislation | Spain | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Internal trade, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Safety and Consumer Protection Act.

Legislation | Austria | 2006

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Packaging/labelling, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Standards, Offences/penalties, Inspection, Internal trade, International trade, Processing/handling, Consumer protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on viniculture and winegrowing.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Viticulture/oenological practices, Beverages, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on procedures related to the information system on foodstuffs to be applied in case of serious and direct danger to human health.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Access-to-information

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Safety Act 1990 (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No 2990 of 2004).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Access-to-information

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

General Food Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 3279 of 2004).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Institution, Fraud/deceit/adulteration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 223 of 2007 amending the Decree based on the Commodities Act concerning adding of micro nutritional substances to food, the Decree Administrative Sanctions made under the Commodities Act in relation with Regulation (EC) No. 1925/2006 and the Decree on the preparation and handling of food in relation with Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2007

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Curd Cheese (Restriction on Placing on the Market) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 (S.I. No. 415 of 2006).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Milk/dairy products, Internal trade, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Act (No. 820 of 2011).

Legislation | Denmark | 2005 (2011)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Nutrition, Transport/storage, Packaging/labelling, Processing/handling, Codex Alimentarius, Inspection, International agreement-implementation, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Guideline on marking/labeling food products - January 2013.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Access-to-information, Internal trade, Fruits/edible nuts, Vegetables/legumes, Meat, Standards, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Delegated Decree No. 68 laying down principles on food legislaton and regulating procedures on the field of food safety.

Legislation | San Marino | 2012

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Consumer protection, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Guideline No. 9025 on food hygiene.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Molluscs, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Fish products, Classification/declassification, Transport/storage, Aquatic plants, Toxicity/poisoning, Internal trade, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (General Food Law) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 473 of 2012).

Legislation | Ireland | 2012

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Packaging/labelling, Traceability/product tracing, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 65 of 2012 (VII. 4.) VM of the Ministry of Rural Development laying down certain rules of production, distribution and utilization of feedstuffs.

Legislation | Hungary | 2012 (2012)

Keyword: Animal feed/feedstuffs, Authorization/permit, Transport/storage, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 842 on banning the import of seed-based food products.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011 | Repealed

Keyword: Oils/oilseeds/fats, Residues, Food quality control/food safety, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1287 on food safety.

Legislation | Denmark | 2004

Keyword: International trade, Food quality control/food safety, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Agriculture Act.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2008

Keyword: Basic legislation, Agricultural development, Consumer protection, Farming, Genetic resources, Policy/planning, Biodiversity, Agricultural commodities, Cereals/grains/rice, Oils/oilseeds/fats, Sugar, Fruits/edible nuts, Vegetables/legumes, Internal trade, International trade, Food security, Textile plants/fibres, Floriculture

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Joint Decree No. 15523 establishing additional measures for the implementation of Regulations (EC) Nos. 178/2002, 852/2004, 853/2004, 854/2004, 882/2004 and trans positioning into the national legislation Council Directive 2004/41/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council.

Legislation | Greece | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection, Internal trade, International trade, Processing/handling, HACCP, Certification, Traceability/product tracing, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food (Control and Sale) (Amendment) Law, 2005 (Law No. 27(I)/2005).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Institution, Inspection, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Joint Decree No. 236/2011 amending certain articles of the Food Code in compliance with Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the general principles and requirements of food law, establishing the European Food Safety Authority and laying down procedures in matters of food safety.

Legislation | Greece | 2012

Keyword: Codex Alimentarius, Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Fraud/deceit/adulteration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (General Food Law) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 747 of 2007).

Legislation | Ireland | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Institution, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Règlement grand-ducal fixant certaines modalités d’application du règlement (CE) n° 178/2002 du Parlement européen et du Conseil du 28 janvier 2002 établissant les principes généraux et les prescriptions générales de la législation alimentaire, instituant l’Autorité européenne de sécurité des aliments.

Legislation | Luxembourg | 2008

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Standards, Data collection/reporting, Offences/penalties, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Règlement grand-ducal déterminant les modalités d’application et les sanctions de divers règlements (CE).

Legislation | Luxembourg | 2008

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, International trade, Registration, Inspection, Offences/penalties, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on safety of food and nutrition.

Legislation | Poland | 2006 (2010)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 914 on export of food.

Legislation | Denmark | 2012 | Repealed

Keyword: Authorization/permit, International trade, Food quality control/food safety, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Poultry products, Swine, Fish products, Consumer protection, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Decision 2008/757/EC imposing special conditions governing the import of products containing milk or milk products originating in or consigned from China.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Breastfeeding/infant food, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Safety and Hygiene (England) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 2996 of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Potable water, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Toxicity/poisoning, Processing/handling, Vending, Transport/storage, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree laying down urgent measures concerning the cultivation of genetically modified variety of maize MON 810.

Legislation | Italy | 2013

Keyword: GMO, Cereals/grains/rice

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 164 on food and animal feed-stuff trade.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011

Keyword: Animal feed/feedstuffs, Transport/storage, International trade, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Offences/penalties, Pests/diseases, Marking/identification, Inspection, Data collection/reporting, Classification/declassification, Hazardous substances, Pesticides

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No. 931/2011 on the traceability requirements set by Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council for food of animal origin.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 25 laying down technical provisions on equipment destined to treatment of water for human consumption.

Legislation | Italy | 2012

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Potable water, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Order No. 139/2006 on sanitary control for fish products.

Legislation | Mozambique | 2006

Keyword: Fishing vessel, Fish products, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Marine fisheries, Inspection, Processing/handling, Transport/storage, Standards, Food additives, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 43 of 2011 (V.26.) of the Ministry of Rural Development on food-hygiene requirements of treatment and marketing of killed wild game.

Legislation | Hungary | 2011

Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Authorization/permit, Certification, Data collection/reporting, Food quality control/food safety, Game, Processing/handling, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Internal trade, Meat, Inspection, Registration, Transport/storage, Hunting/capture, Pests/diseases, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Act.

Legislation | Finland | 2006 (2011)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection, Processing/handling, Institution, Internal trade, International trade, Packaging/labelling, Traceability/product tracing, Offences/penalties, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1179 on food control and public notification of their results.

Legislation | Denmark | 2012 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Consumer protection, Classification/declassification, Access-to-information, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Standards, Enforcement/compliance, International agreement-implementation, Hygiene/sanitary procedures

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on animal health requirements for slaughtering of crocodiles and other processing of meat and animal products from crocodiles.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Packaging/labelling, Inspection, Processing/handling, Meat

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté royal relatif à l'octroi d'une indemnisation au producteur en cas d'interdiction de mise dans le commerce de produits laitiers en cas de risque de botulisme.

Legislation | Belgium | 2011

Keyword: Milk/dairy products, Subsidy/incentive, Institution, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on the implementation of veterinary and sanitary requirements for certain food processing activities relating to animal products.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2009

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, HACCP, Traceability/product tracing, Treated food, Transport/storage, Internal trade, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1170 on food export to (third) developing countries.

Legislation | Denmark | 2010 | Repealed

Keyword: Authorization/permit, International trade, Food quality control/food safety, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Poultry products, Swine, Fish products, Consumer protection, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

General Food Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2004 (S.R. No. 505 of 2004).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Institution, Fraud/deceit/adulteration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on information obligations of recipient of food in the place designed in relation with certain types of food.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2014 | Repealed

Keyword: Fruits/edible nuts, Vegetables/legumes, Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) 2015/2283 of the European Parliament and of the Council on novel foods, amending Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council and repealing Regulation (EC) No. 258/97 of the European Parliament and of the Council and Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1852/2001.

Legislation | European Union | 2015

Keyword: Novel food, Internal trade, International trade, Food quality control/food safety, Consumer protection, Public health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Real Decreto Nº 162/2016 - Deroga el Real Decreto Nº 1.118/1998, Procedimiento de cooperación con la Comisión Europea en materia de examen científico de las cuestiones relacionadas con productos alimenticios.

Legislation | Spain | 2016

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Hygiene/sanitary procedures

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on the preparation and treatment of food made under the Merchandise Act.

Legislation | Netherlands | 1992 (2016)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Inspection, Residues, MRL-maximum residue limit, Beverages, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 722 on export of food.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Authorization/permit, International trade, Food quality control/food safety, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Poultry products, Swine, Fish products, Consumer protection, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Animal Feed Act.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2006

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Institution, Data collection/reporting, Packaging/labelling, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification (2010:231) regarding provisions of the European Communities which complete provisions of the Food Act.

Legislation | Sweden | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Meat, Residues, Inspection, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal production, Animal welfare

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification (2011:198) regarding provisions of the European Communities which complete provisions of the Act relative to animal feed and by-products of animal origin (2006:805).

Legislation | Sweden | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Meat, Residues, Inspection, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal production, Animal welfare

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Joint Decree No. 323306 establishing additional measures for the implementation of Regulations (EC) Nos. 178/2002 and 882/2004 of the European Parliament and Council with regard to general principles of feed safety and the official controls of animal feedstuffs.

Legislation | Greece | 2007

Keyword: Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal welfare, Standards, Inspection, Internal trade, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Orden Nº 16/2015 - Regula las condiciones de higiene de la producción primaria de los productos agrarios para la venta directa al consumidor y venta en circuitos cortos de comercialización.

Legislation | Spain | 2015

Keyword: Agricultural commodities, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Internal trade, Vending, Family farming, Food quality control/food safety, Animal production, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Drugs, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005 (S.R. No. 574 of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Certification, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté royal relatif à l'autocontrôle, à la notification obligatoire et à la traçabilité dans la chaîne alimentaire.

Legislation | Belgium | 2003 (2007)

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Inspection, HACCP, Processing/handling, Packaging/labelling, Institution, Standards, Registration, Internal trade, Offences/penalties, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act (SFS 2011:410) amending Act (2006:805) relative to animal feed and by-products of animal origin.

Legislation | Sweden | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Inspection, Animal health, Animal production, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Slaughtering

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 2033 of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Fish disease, Animal health, Drugs, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Institution, Authorization/permit, Residues, Inspection, International trade, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley Nº 28/2015 - Ley para la defensa de la calidad alimentaria.

Legislation | Spain | 2015

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Agricultural commodities, Certification, Consumer protection, Nutrition, Processing/handling, Internal trade, Registration, Traceability/product tracing, Standards, Inspection, Transport/storage, Meat, Packaging/labelling, HACCP, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal production, Cattle, Swine

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on fodders.

Legislation | Poland | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, GMO, Internal trade, International trade, Inspection, Packaging/labelling, Basic legislation, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Authorization/permit, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification No. 1243 of 2005 relative to EC-Directives supplementing the Food Act (1971:511).

Legislation | Sweden | 2005

Keyword: Fish products, Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Animal production, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Inspection, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on safety of food and nutrition.

Legislation | Poland | 2006

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Institution, Nutrition

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification No. 1244 of 2005 relative to EC-Directives supplementing the Act relative to feeding stuffs.

Legislation | Sweden | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Animal production, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Inspection, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Notification (2006:1034) regarding provisions of the European Communities which complete provisions of the Act relative to animal testing.

Legislation | Sweden | 2006

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Residues, Meat, Inspection, Animal health, Animal production, GMO, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Pests/diseases

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Feeding Stuffs (Safety Requirements for Feed for Food-Producing Animals) Regulations (S.I. No. 3254 of 2004).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2004 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Traceability/product tracing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls (England) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 2626 of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Certification, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté royal concernant le contrôle officiel des aliments pour animaux.

Legislation | Belgium | 2009 (2013)

Keyword: Animal feed/feedstuffs, Inspection, Residues, International trade, Toxicity/poisoning, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls (Scotland) Regulations 2007 (S.S.I. No. 522 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Certification, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls (Wales) Regulations 2007 (W.S.I. No. 3294 (W. 290) of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Certification, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls (England) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 3185 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Certification, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2007 (S.R. No. 482 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Certification, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls (Wales) Regulations 2005 (W.S.I. No. 3254 (W. 247) of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 (S.R. No. 2 of 2006).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2006 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Certification, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Trade in Animals and Related Products (Wales) Regulations 2011 (W.S.I. No. 2379 (W.252) of 2011).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, International trade, Fish products, Animal health, Animal production, Pests/diseases, Animal reproduction, Genetic resources, GMO, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Presidential Decree No. 79 establishing additional measures for the implementation of Regulations (EC) Nos. 178/2002, 852/2004, 853/2004, 854/2004 and 882/2004 of the European Parliament and Council with regard to hygiene rules for foodstuffs of animal origin, the official controls on products of animal origin intended for human consumption and animal health and animal welfare rules; harmonisation of veterinary legislation to Directive 2004/41/EC.

Legislation | Greece | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, Standards, Meat, Fish products, Game, Milk/dairy products, Poultry products, HACCP, Transport/storage, Inspection, Certification, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal welfare, Internal trade, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 2159 of 2011).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011 | Repealed

Keyword: Fish disease, Animal health, Drugs, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Institution, Authorization/permit, Residues, Inspection, International trade, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Trade in Animals and Related Products Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011 (S.R. No. 438 of 2011).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, International trade, Fish products, Animal health, Animal production, Pests/diseases, Animal reproduction, Genetic resources, GMO, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls (Scotland) Regulations 2005 (S.S.I. No. 616 of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Certification, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Food and Feed Hygiene) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 423 of 2009).

Legislation | Ireland | 2009

Keyword: Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection, Residues, Fish products, Offences/penalties, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Feed (Hygiene and Enforcement) (Scotland) Regulations 2005 (S.S.I. No. 608 of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. XLVI of 2008 on food chain and its control.

Legislation | Hungary | 2008 (2014)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Access-to-information, Codex Alimentarius, Consumer protection, Food quality control/food safety, Offences/penalties, Packaging/labelling, Traceability/product tracing, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, HACCP, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Animal welfare, Pests/diseases, Fertilizers/nutrients, Pesticides, Plant protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Official Feed and Food Controls (Wales) Regulations 2006 (W.S.I. No. 590 (W.66) of 2006).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2006 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Toxicity/poisoning, Inspection, International trade, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Trade in Animals and Related Products Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 1197 of 2011).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011

Keyword: Fish disease, Food quality control/food safety, International trade, Fish products, Animal health, Animal production, Pests/diseases, Animal reproduction, Genetic resources, GMO, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Government Decree No. 1405 validating Veterinary and Sanitary Regulation on hygiene of feedstuffs and contents of undesirable substances therein.

Legislation | Moldova, Republic of | 2008

Keyword: Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health, Standards, Toxicity/poisoning, Transport/storage, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Decision 2002/251/EC concerning certain protective measures with regard to poultrymeat and certain fishery and aquaculture products intended for human consumption and imported from Thailand.

Legislation | European Union | 2002

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Poultry products, Crustaceans, Fish products, International trade, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on the production, marketing and use of feedingstuffs (Feeding Act).

Legislation | Slovakia | 2005

Keyword: Animal feed/feedstuffs, Institution, Offences/penalties, Registration, Basic legislation, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act containing provisions relative to the labelling and nature of goods (Merchandise Act).

Legislation | Netherlands | 1935 (2017)

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Institution, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Animal Feed (Composition, Marketing and Use) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016 (S.R. No. 4 of 2016).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2016

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Inspection, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Standards, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Animal Feed (Composition, Marketing and Use) (Wales) Regulations 2016 (W.S.I. No. 386 (W. 120) of 2016).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2016

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Inspection, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Standards, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on information obligations of recipients of food at destination.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2015

Keyword: Fruits/edible nuts, Vegetables/legumes, Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Internal trade, International trade, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/228 amending Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the names and the areas of competence of the scientific panels of the European Food Safety Authority.

Legislation | European Union | 2017

Keyword: Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) No. 652/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down provisions for the management of expenditure relating to the food chain, animal health and animal welfare, and relating to plant health and plant reproductive material, amending Council Directives 98/56/EC, 2000/29/EC and 2008/90/EC, Regulations (EC) No 178/2002, (EC) No 882/2004 and (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council, Directive 2009/128/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council and Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council and repealing Council Decisions 66/399/EEC, 76/894/EEC and 2009/470/EC.

Legislation | European Union | 2014

Keyword: Subsidy/incentive, Food quality control/food safety, Public health, Consumer protection, Animal health, Pests/diseases, GMO, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Plant protection, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Other references

Cited by

Monsanto SAS and Others v Ministre de l'Agriculture et de la Peche.

Jurisprudence | International court | European Union, France |

Keyword: Biosafety, Agriculture and environment, Plant production, Apiculture/sericulture, GMO

Source: UNEP, InforMEA