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Food industry updates and alerts

Health alerts

Read about current health alerts. If there is a current food safety issue it will be referenced as a health alert here.

Food recalls

Consumer level recalls are published by Food Standards Australian New Zealand (FSANZ) via their website, and through social media channels.

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Newsletters

The Food Safety Update newsletter contains information on food standards and food safety regulation matters relevant to Queensland. It is a free newsletter for the food industry, regulators and consumers to keep up-to-date with current issues.

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Recent newsletters

Food Safety update newsletter November 2017 (PDF 91 kB)
This edition includes information about: 

  • Lupin: new requirements for mandatory allergen labelling
  • Free online allergen training for food service
  • Revised Label Buster

Food Safety update newsletter August 2016 (PDF 200 kB)
This edition includes information about:

  • Food recall plan template
  • Food regulation 2016
  • New free range egg labelling standard
  • Free egg game app
  • Food allergy resources for businesses

Food Safety update newsletter May 2016 (PDF 199 kB)
This edition includes information about:

  • Health star rating system
  • Preparation of fruits and vegetables
  • Country of origin labelling reforms

Food Safety update newsletter January 2016 (PDF 207 kB)
This edition includes information about:

  • Food safety when handling food
  • Ciguatera poisoning
  • State update
  • National update

Food Safety update newsletter July 2015 (PDF 87 kB)
This edition includes information about:

  • Food safety when handling raw chicken and eggs
  • Suspected intentional contamination of food reminders
  • State update
  • National update
Last updated: 24 August 2016