Import Controls on Food and Feed

10 Jun 2015

GN-2015-275 Amendments to the EU High Risk List of Food and Feed

Following on from circular GN/2015/189, the Standing Committee confirmed the following changes to Annex I of Regulation (EC) No 669/2009 last Friday. These changes are expected to enter into force on 1 st July 2015. Changes to current sampl... more

06 May 2015

EU-2015-14 Update on the EU Official Controls Proposal on Food and Feed

Negotiations have concluded the first phase of technical level discussions on the content of the official controls proposal. The Latvian Presidency of the Council has pushed hard to reach a conclusion before they hand over to Luxembourg in July.... more

21 Apr 2015

GN-2015-189 Amendments to the EU High Risk List of Food and Feed

The proposed upcoming changes to Annex I of Regulation (EC) No 669/2009 were discussed at the Working Group on 17th April 2015. These amendments will be presented at the meeting of the Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed on Friday 5th Ju... more

30 Mar 2015

GN-2015-155 Amendments to the EU High Risk List of Food and Feed Published

The EU Commission published today Regulation 2015/525 in the Official Journal. This regulation amends Annex I of Regulation 669/2009 which refers to the list of “high risk” imported food and feed products from third countries. Please... more

18 Feb 2015

GN-2015-071 EU Published Controls for Endosulfan in Feed

The European Commission published Regulation N° 2015/186 setting maximum level for endosulfan in feed (Directive 2002/32) into line with corresponding controls for food on 7th February. See previous circular EU/2014/02. The EU has asses... more