Conditions of use & disclaimer

Conditions of use & disclaimer



Despite the care taken over the realization of this site, the administrators may not have spotted certain errors. The Belgian Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain (hereafter called "the Food Agency") accepts no liability for these errors. When an error is being reported, correction will be done within 30 days after receipt of the e-mail containing a detailed report of the error.

The legislation has only been mentioned for informative purpose; no right or obligation other than those following from the legislation that was legally adopted and published in the "Belgian statute book" B.S.-M.B., will be created.

Links and references

The website of the Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain contains hypertext links to other sites and references to other information sources. These links and sources are at your disposal for informative purposes only.

In case you would like to create a link from your site to pages other than the homepage of the website of the Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain, please contact the webmaster. He will inform you as soon as possible of the admissibility of your request.


Reproduction of information from the website of the Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain is authorized for non-commercial purposes and with mention of the source. This is also applied for reproduction of e-mail addresses.

Any sending not requested, in any form, of a message intended for more than 10 people or services having an electronic address being reproduced on the site is also prohibited unless you are in possession of an written authorization.

Any person or entity who does not comply with the prescriptions appearing above, can be requested to compensate the Belgian federal administration at the costs caused by the improper use in particular those caused by the treatment of the mail, the establishment of the identity of the sender and the possible legal proceedings.


The data that we receive from your mails, will only be used to satisfy your request for information. You have the right to consult and, if necessary, to rectify this data. Please contact the webmaster for this.

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Last updated: 01/10/2019