Food and beverage industry: food descriptors guideline to the Trade Practices Act

This guideline provides a trade practices perspective on industry representations about its food and beverage products.

Country of origin claims and the Australian Consumer Law

This guide is designed to help businesses understand when they can safely make country of origin claims about their products.


While the ACCC can’t set supermarket prices, we do require large supermarkets and online stores to display unit prices to help you compare many products. The Australian Consumer Law also protects you against businesses that make false claims about grocery items.