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Food regulation

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Food Regulation Secretariat

In accordance with the Food Regulation Agreement, the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing is responsible for the provision of secretariat services to the Australia and New Zealand Food Regulation Ministerial Council (Ministerial Council), the Food Regulation Standing Committee (FRSC) and the Implementation Sub-Committee (ISC).

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Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation (The Forum)

The Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation (convening as the Australia and New Zealand Food Regulation Ministerial Council)

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Review of the Australia and New Zealand Food Regulation Ministerial Council Consultative Mechanism

In April 2003, the Ministerial Council endorsed a flexible approach to consultation for the development of policy on food regulation, known as the Consultative Mechanism

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Food ministers protect public health and support industry innovation - 4 May 2007

The tenth meeting of the Australia and New Zealand Food Regulation Ministerial Council was held in Brisbane on on 4 May 2007.

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Food additives, labels and regulations | Raising Children Network

A list of the most common food additives and their uses in commercial and domestic food preparation. Includes information on how safe food additives are, and food regulations and standards.

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How are food products regulated in Australia? Dietitians Association of Australia

How are food products regulated in Australia? Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ)is responsible for setting food Standards in Australia and New Zealand and is part of the Australian Government Health and Ageing portfolio

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Food Policy Section

The Food Policy Section is responsible for providing national leadership on the regulation of the food supply. The Section also promotes a nationally consistent approach to food policy and regulation, and develops advice and policy for the Australian Government at both a national and international level.

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Caffeine - ADF - Alcohol & Drug Foundation

Caffeine is found in the seeds, nuts and leaves of plants, including: Coffea Arabica; Camelia sinensis; Cola acuminate; Theobroma cacao; Paulinia cupana.

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What are 'therapeutic goods'? | Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)

Many of us use medicines or medical devices in our daily lives. When we:

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Food - genetically modified (GM) | Better Health Channel

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