Honey and bee product labelling and composition requirements
When labelling honey and bee products, you must follow the general labelling requirements of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) code, and its special rules for honey and bee products only.
Labelling your bee products
If you package honey or bee products, you need to comply with the labelling requirements in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code. These include nutrition information and special warnings for bee products containing royal jelly.
The following information has been prepared to help extractors, packers, manufacturers and importers meet the requirements of the Food Standards Code.
- A guide to New Zealand honey labelling [PDF, 332 KB]
- Australia NZ Food Standards code
- Download the exemptions to labelling requirements notice [PDF, 158 KB]
- List of labelling consultants
Find more general information about labelling and composition:
Mānuka honey science programme
Find out about authenticating mānuka honey and export requirements for bee products: