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Amendments to Retained EU Law for Food and Feed Safety and Hygiene for the end of the Transition Period

Consultation seeking stakeholders’ views on amendments to Retained EU Law for Food and Feed Safety and Hygiene for the end of the Transition Period.

About this consultation

This consultation concerns further amendments to UK food and feed regulations, including those necessitated by the application of the Withdrawal Agreement and the Northern Ireland Protocol, that are, required to ensure retained EU law relating to food and feed safety and hygiene remains effective at the end of the Transition Period.

Purpose of the consultation

To seek the views of businesses, consumers, other stakeholders, local authorities and the wider public as to the changes Ministers propose to make to retained EU law relating to food and feed safety and hygiene.

Who will this consultation be of most interest to?

All United Kingdom food and feed businesses, local authorities, and other stakeholders with an interest in food and feed safety and hygiene law.

Consultation pack

How to respond

Responses are required by 16 September 2020.

Responses should be sent by email to: EUExitPolicy@food.gov.uk

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.