Updated to 19 February 2021 (Act No. 32 of 2020 and S.I. No. 75 of 2021)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1-4 27 June 1978 Commenced on enactment
S. 5 1 July 1978 S. 5(2)
S. 6 1 July 1978 S. 6(2)
S. 7 27 June 1978 Commenced on enactment
S. 8 Not yet commenced. Requires commencement order under s. 8(6)
Ss. 9-10 27 June 1978 Commenced on enactment
Sch. 27 June 1978 Commenced on enactment

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Duty to provide information where non-compliance S. I. No. 117 of 2010, regs. 5, 6(3)(a)
Offences for purposes of S. I. No. 117 of 2010, reg. 23
Procedure for enforcement under S. I. No. 117 of 2010, regs. 14-20
Procedure for official controls under S. I. No. 117 of 2010, regs. 7-13
Procedure where action to ensure compliance S. I. No. 117 of 2010, reg. 5(6)
Provision of information where enforcement under S. I. No. 117 of 2010, reg. 3(2)
Trans. of cert. functns. under S. I. No. 81 of 1987, art. 4
  S. I. No. 48 of 2001, art. 2 (a), sch. 1
  19/2007, ss. 1(2), 2 and 37. See also 29/1998, First Schedule, Part 1. Act within definition of "food legislation"
  S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
None