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
Food Standards Agency
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.