Codex Alimentarius Commission
17/07/2017 - 22/07/2017 | Geneva, Switzerland


The 40th Session of the Codex Alimentarius Commission will be held from July 17th to July 22nd 2017 at CICG, Geneva, Switzerland.
The Session will begin at 10:00, Monday, June 17th. The Session will be conducted in English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese and Russian.


All participants should provide their information (names and addresses) through the online registration system by accessing the link below, by 17th June 2017 at the latest.

Login and password for the online registration have been provided to all Codex Contact Points and Codex Point of Observers Organizations. If the login and password have not been received, please contact
Only in case of technical difficulty, the registration form should be sent directly to the Codex Secretariat.


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Draft ScheduleClick to download in pdf format


The documents for the session are available in English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese and Russian and will be placed on the Codex website as soon as they are prepared. NB! We kindly remind you to obtain all documentation from the Codex website prior to the meeting.

Related documents

ItemDescriptionUpload date
Document Reference
1Provisional Agenda06/03/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/1
12.2Matters arising from the reports of the Commission, the Executive Committee and the subsidiary bodies: Report of the Physical Working Group on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) 06/03/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/12 Add.2
18Designation of Countries Responsible for Appointing the Chairpersons of Codex Subsidiary Bodies17/03/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/21
17Election of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairpersons and Members Elected on a Geographical Basis, Appointment of the Coordinators and Other Votes17/03/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/20 Rev1
6Adoption of Codex texts at Step 524/04/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/5
9Discontinuation of Work24/04/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/9
7Revocation of Codex texts24/04/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/7
5Final Adoption of Codex texts 24/04/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/3
16Relations between the Codex Alimentarius Commission and other International Organizations10/05/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/19
5.1Final Adoption of Codex texts (Draft Standard for Dairy Permeate Powders)09/05/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/3 Add1
8Proposals for New Work24/04/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/8
14.1FAO/WHO Scientific Support to Codex: Report on Activities and Future Work10/05/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/14
11Regular Review of Codex Work Management (Electronic Working Groups)24/05/2017
CX/CAC 17/40/11
19All files zip collection

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