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Codex Committee on General Principles
23/03/2020 - 27/03/2020 | Bordeaux, France


The 32nd Session of the Codex Committee on General Principles will be held from 23rd to 27th March at the Hôtel Pullman Bordeaux Lac, Avenue Jean Gabriel Domergue, 33300 Bordeaux, France, at the kind invitation of the Government of the French Republic. The Session will begin at 9.30 on Monday 23 March 2020. Registration facilities will be open on Sunday 22 March 2020 from 10:00 to 12:00 and from 14:00 to 17:00 and on Monday 23 March 2020 at 8:30.

The Session will be conducted in English, French and Spanish.
Simultaneous interpretation facilities will be provided in these languages. Interpretation will be the responsibility of the Host Government.


All participants should provide their information (names and addresses) through the online registration system by accessing the link below, latest by 20th February 2020.

Login and password for the online registration have been provided to all Codex Contact Points and Contact Point of Observers Organizations. If the login and password have not been received, please contact


Participants are advised to enquire at the nearest Embassy or Consulate of France, at least 6 weeks before the start of the meeting, to determine whether visas or other documents are required to enter France. For further information, please enter in this link:


- Wednesday 25 March 16:30 - 19:30 - African Union + cocktail offered by European Commission (interpretation available in E, F and S).


- Monday 23 March Welcoming cocktail offered by French Government at Break area from 19.00 to 21.00
- Thursday 26 March Visit in the field organized by FR Secretariat + cocktail in the field. from 13.00 to 22.00. Rendez-vous on the Hotel Parking (bus)


The documents for the session are available in English, French and Spanish. They will be published 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.

For more information please check the Information for Delegates document in the list here below.

Related documents

ItemDescriptionUpload date
Document Reference
1Provisional agenda14/11/2019
CX/GP 20/32/1
4Procedural guidance for committees working by correspondence12/12/2019
CX/GP 20/32/4
0.1Information for Delegates07/01/2020
3Information on activities of FAO and WHO relevant to the work of CCGP09/01/2020
CX/GP 20/32/3
2Matters referred to the Committee 18/01/2020
CX/GP 20/32/2
7Discussion paper on monitoring the use of Codex standards22/01/2020
CX/GP 20/32/7
2.1Matters referred to the Committee Addendum 127/02/2020
CX/GP 20/32/2 Add.1
8Document de travail sur le suivi des résultats du Codex dans le contexte des Objectifs de développement durable (ODD)18/02/2019
CX/GP 20/32/8
9All files zip collection