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Regulation (EC) No. 1924/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on nutrition and health claims made on foods.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2006
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Packaging/labelling Consumer protection
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

With a view to ensuring a high level of consumer protection, this Regulation lays down provisions on nutrition and health claims made in commercial communications, whether in the labelling, presentation or advertising of foods to be delivered as such to the final consumer, including foods which are placed on the market unpacked or supplied in bulk. The use of nutrition and health claims shall not: (a) be false, ambiguous or misleading; (b) give rise to doubt about the safety or the nutritional a

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References - Legislation

Implemented by

Decree No. 211 of 2007 amending the Decree Information Nutritional Values made under the Commodities Act, the Decree on Flour and Bread and the Decree Administrative Sanctions made under the Commodities Act in relation with Regulation (EC) No. 1924/2006 in relation with nutritional and health claims for food.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2007

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 432/2012 establishing a list of permitted health claims made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children’s development and health.

Legislation | European Union | 2012

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Consumer protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 155/2014 refusing to authorise certain health claims made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children’s development and health.

Legislation | European Union | 2014

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 175/2014 refusing to authorise certain health claims made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children’s development and health.

Legislation | European Union | 2014

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Union (Nutrition and Health Claims made on Foods) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 11 of 2014).

Legislation | Ireland | 2014

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Institution, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nutrition and Health Claims (Wales) Regulations 2007 (W.S.I. No. 2611 (W. 222) of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nutrition and Health Claims (England) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 2080 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nutrition and Health Claims Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2007 (S.R. No. 349 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nutrition and Health Claims (Scotland) Regulations 2007 (S.S.I. No. 383 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 1017/2013 refusing to authorise certain health claims made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children’s development and health.

Legislation | European Union | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 851/2013 authorising certain health claims made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children’s development and health and amending Regulation (EU) No. 432/2012.

Legislation | European Union | 2013

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Consumer protection, Beverages, Coffee/cocoa/tea

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

Legislative Decree No. 27 on penalties to be applied in case of infringement of Regulation (EC) No. 1924/2006 on nutrition and health claims made on foods.

Legislation | Italy | 2017

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nutrition and Health Claims (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 (W.S.I. No. 1849 (W.180) of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 958/2010 refusing to authorise a health claim made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children’s development and health.

Legislation | European Union | 2010

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Breastfeeding/infant food, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nutrition and Health Claims (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2010 (S.R. No. 259 of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Community Provisions (Nutrition and Health Claims on Foods) (Jersey) Regulations 2014.

Legislation | Jersey (UK) | 2014

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Union (Nutrition and Health Claims made on Foods) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 485 of 2015).

Legislation | Ireland | 2015

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Institution, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree on requirements for spices, edible salt, dehydrated products, flavorings, cold sauces, dressings and mustard.

Legislation | Czech Republic | 2016

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, Traceability/product tracing, Treated food, Consumer protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Règlement grand-ducal concernant l’information des consommateurs sur les denrées alimentaires, les allégations nutritionnelles et de santé ainsi que le marquage du numéro de lot.

Legislation | Luxembourg | 2015

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection

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

Amended by

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 1047/2012 amending Regulation (EC) No. 1924/2006 with regard to the list of nutrition claims.

Legislation | European Union | 2012

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Condiments/herbs/spices, Oils/oilseeds/fats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 107/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No. 1924/2006 on nutrition and health claims made on foods as regards the implementing powers conferred on the Commission.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EC) No. 109/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No. 1924/2006 on nutrition and health claims made on foods.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the provision of food information to consumers.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Food quality control/food safety, Access-to-information, Nutrition

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 116/2010 amending Regulation (EC) No. 1924/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to the list of nutrition claims.

Legislation | European Union | 2010

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX