The Food Ministers’ Meeting (FMM) met on Friday 28 July 2023 in Wellington, New Zealand, to consider food regulation and policy matters. The FMM is chaired by the Hon Ged Kearney MP and comprises all Australian and New Zealand Ministers responsible for food. The Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) CEO attended the meeting as an observer.
Key outcomes from the meeting covered the following topics:
For details, viist the Food Regulation website: https://foodregulation.gov.au/internet/fr/publishing.nsf/Content/forum-communique-2023-july
- Priority 3 System Modernisation update
- Use of the Health Star Rating (HSR) system on digital platforms
- Improving the composition of the food supply in relation to industrially-produced trans fats
- Added Sugars Labelling
- Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 (FSANZ Act) Review – Progress Update