The Food Safety Unit carries out its mission in close collaboration with the other administrations involved in the official control of food, in particular the Administration of Veterinary Services (ASV) and the Administration of Agricultural Technical Services (ASTA).
In addition, it is in charge of administrative procedures, such as the receipt of notice of activities from establishments in the food sector in view of their registration and the placing of food supplements on the market.
The Food Safety Unit is responsible for issuing the following certificates:
- health or free sale certificate for the export of food of non-animal origin or food contact material.
Some requests for certificates can be introduced to the Food Safety Unit with MyGuichet.lu, the State plateform to complete administrative procedures online.