Authorisation of the use of alternative systems for the disinfection of cutting tools in abattoirs and game handling establishments

Last updated:
8 December 2017
Consultation seeks views on the authorisation of the use of alternative systems for the disinfection of cutting tools in abattoirs and game handling establishments.

About this consultation

Who will this consultation be of most interest to?

Slaughterhouses, cutting plants, approved game handling establishments, Food Business Operators (FBO), local authorities and service delivery partners.

What is the subject of this consultation?

The authorisation process, guidance and associated documents for the use of alternative systems for the disinfection of tools in slaughterhouses, cutting plants and approved game handling establishments.

What is the purpose of this consultation?

The purpose of this consultation is to seek the views on the FSA proposed authorisation process, and associated documents. We would welcome any comment on this prior to the final version being published on our website.

All comments and views should be sent to

Raj Pal

Food Standards Agency
Aviation House
125 Kingsway
London
WC2B 6NH

Telephone: 
0207 276 8083
Responses are requested by: Wednesday, 31 January 2018

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.

In accordance with the FSA principle of openness we shall keep a copy of the completed consultation and responses, to be made available to the public on request. The summary of responses may include personal data, such as your full name. Disclosure of any other personal data would be made only upon request for the full consultation responses. If you do not want this information to be released, please complete and return the Publication of Personal Data Form. Return of this form does not mean that we will treat your response to the consultation as confidential, just your personal data.

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.