Healthy Eating

Healthy Eating Guidelines

What’s new in healthy eating, food safety and food legislation in Ireland?

healthy-eating-coverEveryone has different food needs. This varies depending on body size, age, gender and activity levels. 

The FSAI's booklet Healthy eating,food safety and food legislation - a guide supporting the Healthy Ireland Food Pyramid is a guide for health professionals, catering services and food businesses. 



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For more information see our report: Scientific Recommendations for Healthy Eating Guidelines in Ireland

Calories on Menus in Ireland

Food businesses who want to put calories on their menus can use our online calorie calculator, MenuCal.

See our step-by-step guide: 

For more information see:

Last reviewed: 23/10/2019

Food Labelling


Make a Complaint

  • If you’re not happy with the standard of hygiene or food that you've bought in a restaurant or shop you should make a complaint.