Work programme of the UK-wide Food Hygiene Ratings Steering Group

Last updated:
20 November 2015
The Steering Group's current work programme and the outline timetable for delivering this are provided below. The timetable is reviewed at each Steering Group meeting and amended as necessary. The latest revisions were made at the 8 December 2015 meeting.

Outline timetable
Steering Group activity Target date
Steering Group to consider and comment on the FSA’s Communications Strategy for FHRS Ongoing
Steering Group to consider and comment on the FSA’s proposals to gather evidence in support of the case for mandatory display in England and input to the development of an impact assessment Ongoing during remainder of 2015/16
Steering Group to consider and provide input to proposed statutory scheme in Northern Ireland Ongoing to December 2015
Steering Group to consider and provide input to consultation on Regulations setting out the detail of a statutory scheme in Northern Ireland Ongoing to March 2016
Steering Group to consider and comment on the findings of planned research and evaluation projects on the impact of FHRS Ongoing
Steering Group to consider and provide input to development of options for long term sustainability of FHRS Ongoing during period of FSA Strategic Plan