Travellers & Consumers

  • Recall of two Mie Sedaap spicy noodle products from Indonesia due to presence of Ethylene Oxide Food Alerts/ Recalls
  • Joint SFA-ICA media release - Pisces Supplier Pte Ltd and its director fined $6,000 and $5,500 respectively for illegal import of fresh and processed produce Press Releases
  • Joint ICA-SFA-SPF media release - Woman fined $5,000 for illegal import of food products and sentenced to 4 weeks imprisonment for threatening public servant Press Releases
  • Mua Hin Poultry Farm Pte Ltd fined $24,000 for multiple hygiene lapses Press Releases

Legislation

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  • Food Regulations Regulations under Sale of Food Act

    -Food (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2022(New)
    -Food (Amendment) Regulations 2022
    -Gazette Notification No. 2788 on Specifications for Nutri-grade Mark
    -Food (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2021

    Public Consultations and Responses can be found at our Consultation page

    Administrative Exemption granted for processed cheese containing up to maximum 50% (w/w) moisture
    Regulation 121(a) of the Food Regulations requires that processed cheese shall contain “not more than 45% (w/w) moisture”. SFA has tapped on the powers under section 55 of the Sale of Food Act to grant an administrative exemption to food businesses for the import, manufacture and sale of processed cheese (as defined under Regulation 121) containing up to a maximum of 50% (w/w) moisture in Singapore, with effect from 20 April 2021.
    Administrative Exemption granted for all prepacked frozen chicken (whole or parts)
    Regulation 5(4)(e) of the Food Regulations requires all imported prepacked food products to be labelled with the name and address of the local importer, distributor or agent. SFA has tapped on the powers under section 55 of the Sale of Food Act to grant an administrative exemption from Regulation 5(4)(e) of the Food Regulations for all prepacked frozen chicken (whole or parts) to be labelled with the name and address of the local importer, distributor or agent, on the labels. The exemption is valid until 30 September 2022.

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