This act is applicable to all kinds of imported foods in Korea. This act includes management information before importing (overseas manufacturer registration and local investigation, good importer registration, sanitation assessment, etc.), import registration, inspection, imported food distribution traceability management, etc.
Main Act: Special Act on Imported Food Safety Control (Imported Food Act)
Enforcement decree: Enforcement Decree of the Special Act on Imported Food Safety Control
Enforcement rule: Enforcement Rule of the Special Act on Imported Food Safety Control
Subordinate regulations: Method and Standard of On-site Inspection of Foreign Food Facilities and Foreign Establishments; Registration and Management Standard of Good Importer and Good Foreign Food Facility; Regulation on Registration of Foreign Establishments; Regulations on Inspection of Imported Health Functional Food; Regulation on Inspection of Imported Food, etc.; Food Traceability Management Standard; Food, Food Additives, Livestock Product and Health Functional Food Shelf Life Determination Standard; Regulation on Declaration and Inspections of Imported Livestock Products