Food Standards Australia new Zealand is the government agency responsible for developing the Food Standards Code in Australia and New Zealand. This is done through work allocated in applications from applicants, including businesses and industry organisations, and proposals from within FSANZ or from the state and territory governments or from the Ministerial Council. The applications

New Recall

Monday, 30 March 2020 by

The following is a notice of a recall, as supplied by Food Standards Australia New Zealand, and is included here with permission. Product information Shelby’s Healthy Hedonism/Rousche Group Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of Shelby’s Chocolate Chip Cookies. The product has been available for sale at Woolworths and Woolworths Metro stores nationally. Date markings  

Food safety is about stopping stuff getting in the food and stopping what is already in it from growing – in other words contamination / cross – contamination controls and temperature control. Bacteria is one of the main reasons we need food safety. These bacteria are so small that we need microscopes to see them

So if you want to comment on the current proposal about changes to the Food Standards Code you have until Friday 20 March. Although there are several specific  changes being proposed, there are two in particular which will have significant impacts on food businesses across the country. The position of the Food Safety Supervisor is