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The proposed Materials and Articles in Contact with Food (Amendment) Regulations (NI) 2017

Northern Ireland specific
The FSA is seeking comment on the proposed Materials and Articles in Contact with Food (Amendment) Regulations (NI) 2017.

About this consultation

Consultation target audience

Businesses that manufacture, import, wholesale and/or retail materials and articles intended to come into contact with food, district councils, consumers and others who may have an interest in the policy and legislation on food contact materials.

Consultation subject

The proposed Materials and Articles in Contact with Food (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017 will provide for the enforcement, in Northern Ireland, of Commission Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011 as amended by Commission Regulation (EU) No. 2016/1416, by amending the Materials and Articles in Contact with Food Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012.

Consultation purpose

To seek comments from industry, district councils, consumers and other interested stakeholders on the proposed Materials and Articles in Contact with Food (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017.

Consultation pack

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.

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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.