The Algerian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (C.A.C.I) informs all economic operators that the conditions and methods for affixing the word "HALAL" for the foodstuffs concerned have been set by an interministerial decree Published in the Official Journal No. 70 of December 8th 2016 signed by respectively, the Minister of Commerce, the Minister of Industry, the Minister of Agriculture, the Minister Religious Affairs and the Minister of Health.
The decree stipulates that the mentioning of "HALAL" is authorized only for foodstuffs, meeting the requirements laid down by the provisions of this decree and the regulations in force.
The text also stipulates that the inclusion of the word "HALAL" must be justified by a certificate of compliance "HALAL" issued by the national standardization body IANOR.
The provisions of this Order shall enter into force six (6) months from the date of its publication in the Official Journal.