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Eleven Enforcement Orders Served on Food Businesses in June
Monday, 8 July 2019

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) today reported that eleven Closure Orders were served on food businesses during the month of June for breaches of food safety legislation, pursuant to the FSAI Act, 1998 and the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010. The Enforcement Orders were issued by environmental health officers in the Health Service Executive (HSE).

 

Three New Board Members for the FSAI
Wednesday, 26 June 2019

Professor Francis Butler, Dr Cliodhna Foley-Nolan and Mr Gerry McCurdy appointed to the Board of the FSAI.

Eleven Enforcement Orders Served on Food Businesses in May
Monday, 10 June 2019

Seven Closure Orders and four Prohibition Orders were served on food businesses during the month of May for breaches of food safety legislation, pursuant to the FSAI Act, 1998 and the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010. The Enforcement Orders were issued by environmental health officers in the Health Service Executive (HSE) and veterinary inspectors in the local authorities.

Seven Enforcement Orders Served on Food Businesses in April
Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Six Closure Orders and one Improvement Order were served on food businesses during the month of April for breaches of food safety legislation, pursuant to the FSAI Act, 1998 and the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010.

Seven Enforcement Orders Served on Food Businesses in March
Monday, 8 April 2019

Six Closure Orders and one Prohibition Order were served on food businesses during the month of March for breaches of food safety legislation, pursuant to the FSAI Act, 1998 and the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010.

Eight Enforcement Orders Served on Food Businesses in February
Friday, 8 March 2019

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) today reported that four Closure Orders, two Improvement Orders, and two Prohibition Orders were served on food businesses during the month of February for breaches of food safety legislation, pursuant to the FSAI Act, 1998 and the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010. The Enforcement Orders were issued by environmental health officers in the Health Service Executive (HSE).

FSAI First With New DNA Food Scanning Tool
Monday, 18 February 2019

New DNA scanning tool to identify the entire DNA content of a food.

Ten Enforcement Orders Served on Food Businesses in January
Monday, 11 February 2019

Nine Closure Orders and one Prohibition Order were served on food businesses during the month of January for breaches of food safety legislation, pursuant to the FSAI Act, 1998 and the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010.

Irish-led Consortium Wins 5 million euro EU Grant to Provide Food Safety Support to Albania
Wednesday, 6 February 2019

A consortium of Irish government agencies, led by the FSAI, and their international partners has won a €5m EU grant to support Albania as a candidate for accession to the European Union, by strengthening its food safety, veterinary and plant health standards, over the next four years

New National Roadmap for Consumer Protection in Relation to Food Safety
Tuesday, 5 February 2019

New Strategy 2019-2023 launched