Home Jurisdiction Rule

This document explains the Home Jurisdiction Rule (HJR). The rule means food regulators in the state or territory where a food business is based respond to potential breaches of food laws.

Home Jurisdiction Rule

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This document covers:

  • What is the Home Jurisdiction Rule (HJR)?
  • What is the purpose of the HJR?
  • Who does it apply to?
  • An example of how the HJR works.
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