- Registration Date 2022-05-20
- Hit 107
This Notification Circular includes notices that are required to be given to the public, submitters and appropriate government agencies, under the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 (FSANZ Act).
For information about progress on all current applications and proposals, including anticipated consultation opportunities, see the FSANZ Food Standards Development Work Plan.
New applications and proposals
FSANZ has completed an administrative assessment and accepted the following application. Assessment has now commenced. An opportunity to comment will be available at a later date which will be publicly notified.？
Application A1252– Glucoamylase from GM Aspergillus niger (gene donor: Penicillium oxalicum) as a processing aid: ？To seek permission for glucoamylase from a genetically modified strain of Aspergillus niger containing the glucoamylase gene from Penicillium oxalicum, as a processing aid in baking processes, brewing processes and starch processing.
Date received: 15 March 2022
Call for submissions
FSANZ invites written submissions for the assessment of the following application by 6pm (Canberra time) 29 June 2022:
- Application A1246– Phospholipase A1 from GM Aspergillus oryzae:？ To amend Schedule 18—Processing aids of the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (the Code) to approve a phospholipase A1 enzyme preparation produced by a genetically modified strain of Aspergillus oryzae.？
To make a submission or ask about submissions email email@example.com.？？
Information Publication Scheme – Important information for applicants and submitters
Under the Information Publication Scheme, all applications to change the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code, as well as submissions on applications and proposals, will be published on our website.
We will not publish any material provided in-confidence. Application documents will be published when we call for submissions. Where large numbers of documents are involved, FSANZ will make these available on request, rather than publishing on the website. Submissions are published as soon as possible after the end of the public comment period.
Amendment to Standard 1.4.2 – Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs) [Australia only]
The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has notified FSANZ of applications or variations to the APVMA MRL Standard that the APVMA considers will likely result in variations to Schedule 20 of Standard 1.4.2 if they are granted.
More information on these notifications can be obtained at Maximum residue limits – variations
Calls for public comment – Proposed variations to Standard 1.4.2
The APVMA has called for public comment on a number of proposed variations to Schedule 20 of Standard 1.4.2. Information can be found on the APVMA website.
Gazettal of amendments to Standard 1.4.2
The APVMA has registered a number of amendments to Schedule 20 of Standard 1.4.2 on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments. For further information, go to the ComLaw website.
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