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A selection of other websites has been identified by the Authority to assist you access more related information. You can access these through the home page and they are identified in appropriate sections throughout the site.

Irish Government Sites

Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine  

Department of Health  

Department of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation 

Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government 

Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources 

Irish Sites of Interest

Be Allergy Aware 

Business electronic Safety Management And Risk assessment Tool  

Bord Bia - The Irish Food Board 

Bord Iascaigh Mhara - Irish Sea Fisheries Board 

Coeliac Society of Ireland 

County and City Enterprise Boards 

European Consumer Centre 

ENFO - The Environmental Information Service 

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 

Department of Food Business and Development, University College Cork   

Health Protection Surveillance Centre 

Houses of the Oireachtas (Parliament of Ireland) 

Institute of Food Science and Technology of Ireland 

Irish Anaphylaxis Campaign 

Irish Medicines Board 

Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute 

Marine Institute 

National Consumer Agency 

National Hygiene Partnership 

National Standards Association of Ireland (NSAI) 

National Zoonoses Committee 

Office of the Information Commissioner 


Safety Net (Access to Official Agencies Only) 

Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority 

Teagasc - Irish Agriculture & Food Development Authority 

The Organic Guide for Ireland 

Veterinary Ireland

Health Service Executive

Health Service Executive 

Dublin / Mid-Leinster Region 

Dublin / North East Region 

Western Region 

Southern Region 

Northern Ireland

Department of Agriculture and Rural Development - Northern Ireland 

Health and Social Care Regulatory Forum Members

An Bord Altranais  

Dental Council  

Health Information and Quality Authority  

Medical Council  

Mental Health Commission  

Opticians Board  

Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland  

Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council  

Radiological Protection Institute  

Veterinary Council

UK Sites

Dept. for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 

Department of Health 

Institute of Food Science and Technology (IFST) 

FSA - Food Standards Agency 

European Sites

European Food Safety Authority 

World Health Organization - Regional Office for Europe 

DG XXIV Consumer Policy, Consumer Health Protection inc. Food Safety 

Scientific Committee on Food, DG XXIV European Commission 

DG XII Biotechnology, European Commission 

EC Evaluation of Food Control Systems in Member States 

European Food Information Council 

European Union 

EU Food Agencies

Austria - Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety 

Belgium - The Food Agency 

Croatia - Croatian Food Agency
Cyprus - Cyprus Safety & Health Association (CySHA)  

Czech Republic - Czech Agriculture and Food Inspection Authority 

Estonia - Veterinary and Food Board 

Finland - Finnish Food Safety authority 

France - L'Agence Française de Sécurité Sanitaire des Aliments 

Bundesamt für Verbraucherschutz und Lebensmittelsicherheit (BVL)  


Iceland - National Environment Agency of Iceland 

Ireland - Food Safety Authority of Ireland 

Italy - Istituto Superiore di Sanità 

Latvia - Latvian Food and Veterinary Service 

Lithuania - State Food and Veterinary Service of the Republic of Lithuania 

Luxembourg - Le Gouvernement du Grand-Douché de Luxembourg 

Netherlands - The Dutch Food and Non-Food Authority 

Norway - Matportalen (the Food Portal) 

Poland - Ministry of Health 

Slovak Republic 

Spain - Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo 

Sweden - National Food Administration 

UK - Food Standards Agency 

U.S. Sites

Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta (CDC) 

Centre for Nutrition Policy and Promotion 

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 

Food and Nutrition Information Center, USDA 

Food and Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) 

Iowa State University Extension, including a Food Safety Project 

Institute of Food Technologists - a non-profit scientific society 

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) 

Other Worldwide Sites

Codex Alimentarius 

Consumers International 

Dept. of Plant Agriculture,
University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada 

Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) 

Food Standards Australia New Zealand 

International Food Information Council (IFIC) 

International Standards OrganiZation (ISO) 

New Zealand Food Safety Authority 

World Health Organisation (WHO) 

Last reviewed: 19/11/2014

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