Guide

Labelling food products

Introduction

Food labels provide useful information to inform and protect consumers. The Food Standards Agency's (FSA) work on labelling is to helps to ensure that consumers get the information they need in a way they understand.
Food labels are a vital source of information to inform and protect consumers.

There are various UK and European Union regulations on food labelling. 

This guide tells you about food labelling regulations and explains where to get more detailed information and guidance. It includes information about food allergen labelling, nutrition labelling and nutritional and health claims for foods. It also includes a list of other labelling legislation that is relevant to specific types of food.