Food Law News - UK - 2009

FSA Consultation Letter, 1 October 2009

ADMINISTRATION - Review of communications with local authorities during incidents

A copy of the consultation package is available on this site. See: Incidents - Communications with Local Authorities

Responses are requested by: 24 December 2009

Consultation details

Who will this consultation be of most interest to?

Food enforcement bodies, food industry and consumers.

What is the subject of this consultation?

Review of communications with local authorities during incidents.

What is the purpose of this consultation?

To seek stakeholder comments on proposed changes to communications with local authorities during incidents, to ensure that information reaches all interested parties in the most effective way.


The key proposals are as follows:

Key proposal(s):

Consultation process

Questions asked in this consultation:

Other relevant documents

You may wish to refer to the following documents which can be found on the FSA web site:

In addition, a dedicated incidents section providing further information is available.


Responses are required by close 24 December 2009. Please state, in your response, whether you are responding as a private individual or on behalf of an organisation/company (including details of any stakeholders your organisation represents).

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