Food allergen declarations

A suite of resources on allergen declarations are now available for food businesses, Environmental Health Officers and interested health professionals. These resources provide information on allergen declaration requirements for food businesses and enforcement agencies and present a practical and consistent compliance and enforcement approach. This information supports the objective of protecting public health of food allergic individuals. Sensitised individuals rely on allergen declaration information provided to make decisions on what food is safe for them to purchase and eat.

Related contacts and further information

Emergency contacts

  • Call 000 in an anaphylaxis emergency
  • Call 1800 022 222 Health Direct for 24hr health advice

National organisation links

Government agency and sector links

Food legislation

Other useful websites

Last reviewed: 18-12-2020
Produced by

Environmental Health Directorate