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Notification of economic activity or activity licence – which one does the food handler need?

Entrepreneur operating in food industry needs to fill requirements described in different legislations. The law insist that every food handler must submit notification of economic activity or activity licence to The Veterinary and Food Board (VFB). How do you know which one you need?

We have created a practical drawing that helps to get the answer in 5 steps.

The drawing shows, if the entrepreneur has to submit notification of economic activity or activity licence to the VFB. For that you have to determine the field of activity, sub-field, customers and the food that is going to be handled.