The responsibilities of the Ministry of Consumer Protection are:
- the policy on the legal protection of consumers: consumer policy on the internal market and on the national level - Consumer Council - consumer law, legislative aspects and implementation - traveller rights - relations with the European Consumer Centre EIG - relations with the Luxembourg Consumer Protection Association (Union luxembourgeoise des consommateurs - ULC)
- food safety: safety of the food chain - implementation of an efficient control and penalty system with regard to foodstuffs - informing and raising the public's awareness - coordination of laboratory work with respect to control - sanitary evaluations - monitoring food businesses, official control of foodstuffs and the food chain, as well as the materials and objects in direct contact with food.
Ministry of Consumer Protection271, route d’Arlon
Postal address :
B.P 119 L-2011 Luxembourg