EU Food & Aflatoxin Legislation

The General Food Law Regulation (EC) 178/2002 is EC legislation on general food safety. See the guidance on General Food Law Regulation (EC) 178/2002.

The General Food Regulations 2004 (as amended) provides for the enforcement of certain provisions of Regulation (EC) 178/2002 (including imposing penalties) and amends the Food Safety Act 1990 to bring it in line with Regulation (EC) 178/2002. Similar legislation applies in Northern Ireland.