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Manufacture of bread, fresh pastry goods and cakes

Regulations and terms: 

  • Decree on the implementation of certain Regulations (EC) concerning foodstuffs, hygiene of foodstuffs and official control of foodstuffs

Before placing foodstuffs on the market, the facilities in the area of  production, processing and marketing foodstuffs are required to register in the register kept by the Administration of the Republic of Slovenia for Food Safety, Veterinary Sector and Plant Protection (UVHVVR).

Source: Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food

  • Regulation on subsidiary on-farm activities

A subsidiary on-farm activity may start to be implemented after the finality of the permit for the pursuit of subsidiary on-farm activity and after all conditions determined by the sector regulations for the start of pursuing an individual subsidiary activity are fulfilled.

It applies to the following activities/services: 

  • manufacture of bread and pastry;
  • manufacture of pastry and confectionery products;
  • manufacture of bread;
  • traditional way of making bread and potica cakes;
  • traditional way of making pastry and confectionery products;

 Source: Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food 

  • Small Business Act 

In the event that the activity is being pursued as a craft, it is necessary to obtain craft business permit, meet the requirements of vocational qualification and be entered in the register of crafts at the Chamber of Craft and Small Business of Slovenia.

Holder of the craft activity must meet the required conditions as regards vocation.

It applies to the following activities/services: 

  • manufacture of bread and fresh pastry,
  • production of fresh confectionery products and fine daily pastry with additions: cakes, buns, pancakes, pies, burek pie, potica cakes, etc.

 Source: Ministry of Economic Development and Technology

Applies for SKD:

  • Manufacture of bread, manufacture of fresh pastry goods and cakes C10.710


Cross-border/temporary provisions of activity

The provider that is established and meets the conditions for the pursuit of craft activities in the EU Member States, EEA or the Swiss Confederation, may occasionally carry out craft activity without establishment in the Republic of Slovenia. Before the first pursuit of an activity, the provider must lodge an application with the Chamber of Craft and Small Business of Slovenia.