Policy - Public Health (Food) Act 2001

Date:
2000
Published year:
2000
Is the policy document adopted?:
Yes
Type of policy:
Legislation relevant to nutrition

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General requirements for labelling.

9. (1) No person shall import, advertise, manufacture, sell, consign or deliver any prepacked food if the package of any prepacked food does not bear a label containing all the particulars required by these Regulations. Nutrition information panel.

13. (1) No label shall contain any nutrition claim unless it also includes a nutrition information panel in the form specified in the Fourth Schedule or in such other similar form as may be approved by the Director, specifying the energy value, the amounts of protein, carbohydrates, fat and the amount of any other nutrients for which a nutrition claim is made in respect of the food.

Reference: 

WHO 2nd Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017

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