Proposed approach to retained EU law for food and feed safety and hygiene

The FSA welcomes stakeholders’ views on the proposed approach to retained EU law for food and feed safety and hygiene.

About this consultation

This consultation is of interest to all UK food and animal feed businesses, local authorities, and other stakeholders with an interest in food and animal feed law.

Consultation subject

This consultation concerns food and animal feed regulation, EU exit, and corrections that ministers propose to make under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (EUWA) to retained EU law relating to food and animal feed safety and hygiene, with particular regard to the functions of certain EU bodies and institutions.

Consultation purpose

To seek the views of businesses, consumers, other stakeholders and the wider public as to the corrections ministers propose to make to retained EU law relating to food and animal feed.

Consultation pack

Comments and views

Early responses are encouraged.

All comments and views should be sent to EUExitPolicy@food.gov.uk
Or by post to:

FAO Gavin Shears
Regulatory and Legal Strategy Directorate
Food Standards Agency
7th Floor, Clive House,
70 Petty France,
London,
SW1H 9EX 

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.