Food, Agriculture & Consumer Protection


Know more about Food, Agriculture & Consumer Protection in Germany.

Are you moving to Germany and would like to take your pet along? Do you have friends or family in Germany and would like to take your favourite Laddoo for them? Do you work in the field of agriculture and would like to inform yourself about the rules and regulations on importing or exporting to Germany? Or are you only interested in importing your favourite world-renowned Mosel Riesling? If you have any of these questions or would like any

Agriculture policies in Germany
Agriculture policies© dpa

information on the field of agriculture and Germany, then the following pages are for you! Here you will find a collection of links to help inform yourself on everything from travelling with pets to information on upcoming fairs in Germany and India.

German policies on Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection

Information about German policies related to agriculture policy, research, statistical information, food safety strategy, German import regulations for food (including a guidance document with FAQs), consumer protection policy and much more can be found on the website of the Federal Ministry of Food, Agricuture and Consumer Protection. Current issues like food security, climate change and agriculture and Genetically Modified Organisms are also covered here.

The Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL)

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