Technical guidance on nutrition labelling

Provides support to businesses on nutrition related requirements of the EU Food Information for Consumers regulation (EU FIC).


Annex to technical guidance on nutrition labelling

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This technical guidance provides informal, non-statutory advice for businesses on the nutrition-related requirements of EU Regulation No. 1169/2011 on the provision of food information to consumers (EU FIC). It will supplement technical guidance on the general labelling and allergens provisions of EU FIC once this is available.

Published 19 June 2013
Last updated 3 March 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated the guidance to clarify what is meant by 'local' retail establishments in the section headed 'Exemptions for prepacked foods'.

  2. Added updated technical guidance on nutrition labelling.

  3. First published.