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2016 Country of Origin Labelling foods 2 March 2016

2 March 2016

Food Standards Australia New Zealand    

Submission on Proposal P1041 - Removal of Country of Origin Labelling Requirements

To remove country of origin labelling requirements from the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code as part of proposed new arrangements where the requirements will fall under Australian Consumer Law.   
Potentially affected Standards 1.1.1, 1.2.1. and 1.2.11.  Standard 1.2.11 does not apply in NZ

“Food cannot be sold if it is unsafe, unfit for human consumption or contaminated.  'Food' as defined in Food Act includes ingredients and anything to be mixed or added to food.”
http://www.foodsafety.govt.nz/industry/importing/overview/

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