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Consultation on The Food and Feed Hygiene and Safety (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2021

Northern Ireland specific
Consultation seeking stakeholders’ views on the proposed amendments to Northern Ireland domestic legislation relating to official controls and other official activities to ensure the application of food and feed law, to technical amendments to food and feed hygiene and safety law that applies in Northern Ireland, and our assessment of the impact associated with the implementation of these amendments into Northern Ireland domestic law.

Who will this consultation be of most interest to?

All food and animal feed businesses, local authorities and other enforcement authorities responsible for undertaking official controls.  The consultation may also be of note to other stakeholders with an interest in food and feed hygiene and safety law that applies to Northern Ireland. 

About this consultation

This consultation concerns the proposed amendments to Northern Ireland domestic legislation relating to official controls and other official activities performed to ensure the application of food and feed law, and to technical amendments to food and feed hygiene and safety law that applies in Northern Ireland.

Purpose of the consultation

To seek stakeholders’ views and comment in relation to:

  • The proposed amendments to Northern Ireland domestic legislation on official controls and other official activities performed to ensure the application of food and feed law, and to technical amendments to food and feed hygiene and safety law that applies in Northern Ireland.
  • Our assessment of the impact associated with the implementation of these amendments into Northern Ireland domestic law.

Consultation Pack

For the purposes of meeting accessibility requirements, we have produced additional accessible versions of the annexes for use with a screen reader. 

How to respond

Responses to this consultation should be sent to executive.support@food.gov.uk

Publication of response summary

Within three months of a consultation ending we aim to publish a summary of responses received and provide a link to it from this page.

You can find information on how we handle data provided in response to consultations in our Consultations privacy notice.

Further information

This consultation has been prepared in accordance with HM Government Consultation Principles. If an Impact Assessment has been produced, this is included in the consultation documents. If no Impact Assessment has been provided, the reason will be given in the consultation document.