Import Controls on Food and Feed

11 Jul 2016

Amendment to Annex I of Regulation 669-2009

Following its latest review, Regulation (EU) 2016/1024 was published in the Official Journal and entered into force from 1st July 2016. A link to the Regulation is as follows: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:320... more

05 Jul 2016

Update On The Review Of Official Controls

In our April update, we confirmed the negotiation of the official controls was in trilogues between the Council, European Commission and European Parliament. Provisional political agreement on the entire text was reached during the final tr... more

22 Jun 2016

No 2016-06-22 Brief Update on Official Food and Feed Controls and Organic Legislation

Celcaa, of which Gafta is a member, has provided news on the state of play of the Regulation on Official Food and Feed Controls and the revision of the Organic legislation currently on the table in Brussels, under the Dutch Presidency. OFFC... more

16 Jun 2016

UK FSA Early Warning List on Potential Hazards for Imported Food and Feed not of Animal Origin

FSA have developed an early warning system based primarily on analysis of the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) information issued by EU Member States for imports of food and feed not of animal origin.  The frequency of notificat... more

17 May 2016

UK FSA Early Warning List on Potential Hazards for Imported Food and Feed not of Animal Origin

FSA have developed an early warning system based primarily on analysis of the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) information issued by EU Member States for imports of food and feed not of animal origin.  The frequency of notificat... more