Introduction to Food Law in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), live online tutor-led training course


18 October 2022


Members - £390 + VAT
Non-members - £499 + VAT



Delegate feedback (2021):

  • Good knowledge and able to answer all questions clearly.
  • Well delivered virtually.

Benefits of attending

This half day course provides a valuable introduction to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries food & drink legislation and other relevant information in relation to export to this region. The course’s objective is to deliver a general understanding on the requirements for food and drink products that are meant to be produced for the GCC market. It is designed for those planning to export their products to the GCC or those wanting a broad overview of the practicalities of food legislation in the GCC.

The course will be delivered live online over the course of one morning (0900 - 1300 hours), participants will be sent log in details for a WebEx Training session. 


Training Course content

  • National authorities in each GCC country
  • Introduction to GCC Standardization Organization (GSO)
  • General labelling & nutritional information requirements
  • Halal requirements
  • Main GSO standards


Learning outcomes

At the end of the course delegates will:

  • Be aware how legislation is enforced in the GCC
  • Gain an understanding on how they can register their products in the GCC
  • Gain an understanding of the practical implications of food law for their business should they wish to export to the GCC
  • Be able to access current legislative information in the GCC
Event Director - Houaida Alawieh

Further information

Our training team will be happy to help with any enquiry on +44(0)1386 842104 or at

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