DEFRA Consultation Letter, 7 November 2012
I am writing to invite views on the Government’s plans to introduce legislation, in the form of a Statutory Instrument (SI) bringing into force the provisions of Regulation (EU) No 1169/2011 on the provision of food information to consumers (FIC).
The following documents may be found on Defra’s website: www.defra.gov.uk/consult/open/
Also available are two standalone sections of the SI, to be used in the event that a decision is made to include them, which cover;
A guidance document on the FIR is being prepared and will be made available by the 16 November 2012 [See below].
We welcome your views and comments on the proposals. If you wish to obtain a copy of this consultation please use the contact details at the head of this letter.
Responses should be received by January 30th 2013.
The following are available on this site:
Some additional documents are available at: