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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

Competition and Consumer Protection Commission

County and City Enterprise Boards

European Consumer Centre

ENFO - The Environmental Information Service

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (including Radiological Protection Institute - which merged with the EPA in 2014)

Department of Food Business and Development, University College Cork

Health Products Regulatory Authority  

Health Protection Surveillance Centre

Houses of the Oireachtas (Parliament of Ireland)

Institute of Food Science and Technology of Ireland

Irish Anaphylaxis Campaign   

Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute

Marine Institute   

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  

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: 5/8/2015

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