Food Standards Agency (FSA)

Category: Non-ministerial department

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) is responsible for food safety and food hygiene across the UK. It works with local authorities to enforce food safety regulations and its staff work in UK meat plants to check the standards are being met. The FSA also has responsibility for labelling policy in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, and for nutrition policy in Scotland and Northern Ireland. Responsibility for nutrition policy in Wales lies with the Welsh Government.

FSA is a non-ministerial department

http://www.food.gov.uk/

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Biannual Public Attitudes Tracker survey
Food Standards Agency
The FSA conducts a tracking survey with consumers, in order to monitor changes in consumer attitudes towards the Agency and food-related issues. The survey covers four main areas:...
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Approved Food Establishments
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A full list of establishments approved to handle, prepare or produce products of animal origin for which requirements are laid down in Regulation (EC) No 853/2004.
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UK food hygiene rating data (London) - Food Standards Agency
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The data provides the food hygiene rating or inspection result given to a business and reflects the standards of food hygiene found on the date of inspection or visit by the local...
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Food and You biennial consumer survey (2010, 2012, 2014)
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The Food and You survey provides information about reported behaviours, attitudes and knowledge relating to food issues. It provides data on people’s reported food purchasing, storage,...
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Allergy Alerts
Food Standards Agency
Sometimes there will be a problem with a food product that means it should not be sold. Then it might be 'withdrawn' (taken off the shelves) or 'recalled' (when customers are asked to...
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Social media search stream data
Food Standards Agency
The FSA Communications team tracked online and social data streams for pre-determined search topics, to capture data sets.
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Food Standards Agency - Annual Reports and Consolidated Resource Accounts
Food Standards Agency
Food Standards Agency annual report and consolidated resource accounts covering performance and activities.
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Government Spending
Spend over £25,000 in the Food Standards Agency
Food Standards Agency
A monthly-updated list of all financial transactions spending over £25,000 made by the Food Standards Agency, as part of the Government's commitment to transparency in expenditure.
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Product Recalls and Withdrawals
Food Standards Agency
If there is a problem with a food product that means it should not be sold, then it might be 'withdrawn' (taken off the shelves) or 'recalled' (when customers are asked to return the...
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Sheep & Goat Conditions
Food Standards Agency
Sheep & goat condition data collected by Food Standards Agency staff at approved meat establishments as a percentage of sheep & goat throughput. The data is aggregated to country...
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UK food hygiene rating data (Scotland) - Food Standards Agency
Food Standards Agency
The data provides the food hygiene rating or inspection result given to a business and reflects the standards of food hygiene found on the date of inspection or visit by the local...
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UK food hygiene rating data (Wales - English language) - Food Standards Agency
Food Standards Agency
The data provides the food hygiene rating or inspection result given to a business and reflects the standards of food hygiene found on the date of inspection or visit by the local...
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