Packaged Goods and Labelling Records UK

Retention Rules Per Record Type

Based on the Weights and Measures (Packaged Goods) Regulations 2006, Records of any checks undertaken to ensure compliance with “Three Packers Rules” must be kept.

s. 9 (1) b (ii) to make, and to keep until the relevant date, a record of the checks, together with a record of the corrections and adjustments which they have shown to be necessary.

s. 9 (5) b the relevant date is either: (a)the date, as marked on the package, which indicates by when the product ought to be consumed; or (b)one year after the packages have left the possession of the packer or importer (as appropriate), whichever occurs first.

Citations and References

Weights and Measures (Packaged Goods) Regulations 2006 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2006/659/made

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