Food Standards Code - Australian Government


You must comply with this Code if you intend to export grape products from Australia, unless:

  • the product meets all requirements for grape products imposed by the country to which the product is to be exported
  • the non-compliance will not compromise the reputation of Australian grape products.

Approval for non-compliance with this Code must be given in writing to the exporter from the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation. The approval must outline the particulars of the non-compliance and state that the product must comply with the Code in any other respect.

Please note that you will require a licence to export grape products from Australia.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Food Standards Code (Opens in new window)
Comply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Standard 4.5.1: Wine Production Requirements (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Wine Australia Act 2013 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Wine Australia Regulations 2018 Australian Government

Administering agency

Wine Australia

Contact details

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