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Competent National Authority
Record information and status
Record ID
6988
Status
Published
Date of creation
2004-10-13 09:59 UTC (ADMINISTRATORS)
Date of last update
2017-11-03 09:38 UTC (Melanie.Josefsson@naturvardsverket.se)
Date of publication
2017-11-03 09:38 UTC (Melanie.Josefsson@naturvardsverket.se)

General information
Country
  • Sweden
Name of the Competent National Authority
National Food Administration
Coordinates
Coordinates
National Food Administration
Box 622
Uppsala
Sweden, SE-751 26
Phone:+46 18-175500
Fax:+46 18-105848
Email:livsmedelsverket@slv.se
Url:http://www.slv.se/engdefault.asp
Regulatory function
Administrative functions
  • LMOs for direct use as feed
  • LMOs for direct use as food
  • LMOs for processing
  • Placing on the market of food ("supplying or making a product available to third parties" - Chapter 13, section 7 of the Environmental Code)
Detailed description of the regulatory functions
The National Food Administration (NFA), a government agency under the Ministry of Agriculture, is responsible for the central supervision of compliance to the regulation of the European Community governing the control of foods or food ingredients which contain or consist of genetically modified organisms (GMO).

Types of LMOs under its jurisdiction
Additional contact information
Contact person
Ann Mohlén Årling
National Food Authority
Box 611
Uppsala
Sweden, SE 751 26
Phone:+46 18 175593
Email:amoa@slv.se
Ulla Fager
Control of Food
National Food Authority
Box 622
Uppsala
Sweden, Se 751 26
Phone:+46 18 175593
Email:ulla.fager@slv.se
Martin Sandberg
Laboratory
National Food Authority
Box 622
Uppsala
Sweden, SE 751 26
Phone:+46 18 175567
Email:masa@slv.se
Anita Strömberg
Risk and benefits
National Food Authority
Box 622
Uppsala
Sweden, Se75126
Phone:+46 18 175627
Email:anita.stromberg@slv.se