Implementation of Improved Allergen Labelling on Prepacked for Direct Sale (PPDS) Foods

Closed 4 Dec 2020

Opened 2 Oct 2020


This consultation concerns proposed amendments to the Food Information (Scotland) Regulations 2014 to require food sold prepacked for direct sale to be labelled with the name of the food and ingredients information. This is intended to improve information to consumers about the allergens and other ingredients in food sold this way.

Further information can be found in the Consultation Letter at the bottom of the page.

Why your views matter

To seek the views of food businesses, enforcement authorities, consumers and other stakeholders on the proposed amendments and technical guidance on food allergens and intolerances.

What happens next

Consultation responses will be analysed and feedback will be provided following the consultation.



  • Consumer
  • Food Manafacturer
  • Food Producer
  • Retailer
  • Enforcer
  • Academic


  • allergens