The objective of this project is to improve knowledge and to raise awareness of the new provisions, regime and approach which is adopted based on the "Smarter rules for safer food" principles.
The BTSF training on Official Controls Regulation is aimed at spreading knowledge and enhancing professional skills on food labeling and information.
The selection criteria for participants are:
BTSF seminar on Official Controls Regulation – General issues.
On 14 December 2019, Regulation (EU) 2017/625 (hereinafter Regulation) became applicable. The Regulation addresses official controls and other official activities performed to ensure the application of food and feed law, rules on animal health and welfare, plant health, plant protection products, organic production and has broader scope than its predecessor, Regulation (EC) 882/2004, which was repealed.
Operators and competent authorities of the Member States benefit from a simplified framework, which integrates official control rules into a single Regulation.
BTSF seminar on Official Controls Regulation – Import controls.