Proposed approach for the amendment of domestic legislation in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland specific
The proposed approach for the amendment of Northern Ireland domestic legislation relating to food and feed safety and hygiene, food compositional standards and food labelling (including nutrition).

About this consultation

What is the purpose of this consultation?

The Food Standards Agency in Northern Ireland welcomes stakeholders' views on proposed amendments to NI domestic legislation to ensure it will continue to operate once the UK has left the EU. The legislation relates to:

  • food and feed safety and hygiene (including the safety aspects of food standards i.e. food additives)
  • food compositional standards and
  • labelling (including nutrition labelling)

Who will this consultation be of interest to?

Food and animal feed businesses including manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers, and enforcement authorities. The consultation may also be of interest to health professionals, consumer groups and others with an interest in food and feed legislation.

Consultation pack

Comments and views

Please send any comments and views to:

Email: executive.support@food.gov.uk 
Tel: 028 9041 7700  

Or by post to:

c/o Executive Support Team
Food Standards Agency in NI
10a-10c Clarendon Road 
Belfast 
BT1 3BG

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.