Mechanisms - Notification system according to Food Act

Lead government agency:
Food and Veterinary Board
Established year:
2008

Function(s)

Monitoring:
  • Monitoring compliance
  • Public dissemination of monitoring results
Explanations
Mandate: 

Mandated to monitor compliance with national legislative or other appropriate measure. Monitoring in: media, retail shops, pharmacies, other (food business operator ).

Notes: 

Monitoring has been conducted since 2008. It is conducted approx. twice a year. Monitoring frequency is determined by risk bases and depends on production capacity, general hygiene etc. . The last monitoring exercise in Estonia reported to WHO in 2014 took place in October 2015. Monitoring is done in food business operator company. Report has been published.

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