Food Law News - UK - 2008

FSA Consultation Letter, 20 May 2008

HYGIENE - FSA consultation on UK-wide 'scores on the doors' scheme on hygiene standards in food businesses

The Food Standards Agency is seeking your views on proposals for establishing a UK-wide ‘scores on the doors' (SOTD) scheme to provide consumers with information about hygiene standards in food businesses. Responses are requested by: 15 August 2008

Consultation details

The scheme will be supported by a centrally funded branding and marketing exercise and by a national promotional campaign to raise awareness of consumers and food businesses. Assessment of hygiene standards is undertaken by our local authority partners, and we are also seeking views on a support package to assist them in implementing and operating the UK-wide scheme.

Comments are sought on:

A copy of the consultation documents is available on this site - see: 'Scores on the Doors' Consultation

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