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Board Meeting and Business Committee Meeting (8th Dec)

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Please note agenda timings are subject to change.

FSA Board Meeting - December 2021 — full schedule

December 8th, 09:00 - 12:55

The agenda for this meeting includes:

  • FSA EU Transition Update
  • Achieving Business Compliance Programme
  • Science Update 2021
  • Advisory Committee for Social Science Update 2021
  • Consumer Insights 2021

The FSA Business Committee Meeting follows the FSA Board meeting.


Chair's Introduction
  • Susan Jebb

Professor Susan Jebb presents the minutes and actions from the previous FSA Board meeting in September 2021. Director of Communications Steven Pollock shares the questions received in advance of the Board meeting and Susan Jebb presents the Chair's report.

The Chief Executive's report to the FSA Board
  • Emily Miles

Emily Miles presents the Chief Executive's report to the FSA Board.  This will be published on Monday 6 December.

FSA and FSS Annual Food Standards Report
  • Anjali Juneja
  • Rebecca Sudworth

Rebecca Sudworth and Anjali Juneja present a paper reflecting on the current position one year after the end of the EU transition period and focussing on future areas of four country policy activity.

Achieving Business Compliance Programme
  • Carmel Lynskey
  • Katie Pettifer

Katie Pettifer and Carmel Lynskey present a paper providing an update on the progress being made by the Achieving Business Compliance (ABC) programme, particularly on the project to look at enterprise level regulation and the work underway to quantify the level of risk posed by food sold online.

Break
Science Update 2021
  • Rick Mumford

Rick Mumford presents a paper giving an annual update on FSA’s science, including the role of science in the FSA; the benefits of FSA science; a description of our science capability; a review of the work undertaken since the last update; and a summary the top priorities for the next 12 months and beyond.

Advisory Committee for Social Science Update 2021
  • Julie Hill

Julie Hill presents a paper to update the Board on the activities of the Advisory Committee for Social Science (ACSS). 

Consumer insights 2021
  • Michelle Patel

Michelle Patel presents a paper giving an outline of the methods used to gather consumer insights; a summary of trends in consumers’ concerns and interests; key learnings from our consumer insight programme; and an outline of the priorities for our consumer insight programme for the coming year.

Report from Meeting of Audit and Risk Assurance Committee (ARAC)
  • Colm McKenna

Colm McKenna shares a summary of the ARAC meeting on 23 November.  This paper will be published on Monday 6 December.

Reports from the Chairs of the Food Advisory Committees
  • Peter Price
  • Colm McKenna

Oral reports from the Chairs of the Food Advisory Committees by Colm McKenna and Peter Price.

End of Board Meeting

FSA Business Committee Meeting - December 2021 — full schedule

December 8th, 13:45 - 15:40

Following the FSA Board meeting, this Business Committee meeting, also chaired by Professor Susan Jebb, will cover the Performance and Resources report, the National Food Crime Unit Annual Update, the Local Authority Recovery Plan Update and the Communications Update.

Chair's Introduction
  • Susan Jebb

Professor Susan Jebb presents the minutes and actions from the previous FSA Business Committee meeting in September 2021.

Chief Executive’s Report to the Business Committee
  • Emily Miles

Emily Miles presents the Chief Executive's report to the Business Committee.  This paper will be published on Monday 6 December.

Performance and Resources Q2 2021-22
  • Pam Beadman

Pam Beadman presents the Quarter 2 2021-22 performance and resources update including, meat hygiene standards, delivering our corporate priorities, and diversity and inclusion.

National Food Crime Unit (NFC) – Annual Update
  • Colin Sullivan
  • Darren Davies

Colin Sullivan and Darren Davies present a paper outlining the current operating context for the NFC Unit and highlighting the main challenges which the Unit is continuing to face.

Local Authority Recovery Plan Update
  • Michael Jackson
  • Maria Jennings

Maria Jennings and Michael Jackson present a paper providing a summary of local authorities’ food official control activities, and the FSA assurance activities for 2020/21, which were used to inform the development of the Local Authority Recovery Plan.

Communications Update
  • Steven Pollock
  • Justin Everard
  • Sarah Gibbons

Steven Pollock, Justin Everard and Sarah Gibbons present a paper giving the annual update on communications and engagement.

Any other business