Policy paper

Farm Inspection and Regulation Review

Details of the independent Farm Inspection and Regulation Review which is due to report in December 2018. The review applies to England only.



The Secretary of State has commissioned a review to identify opportunities to improve farming-related regulation and enforcement (including farm inspections). The review will apply only to England.

The review will be chaired by Dame Glenys Stacey. She will be supported by a small working group.

The review began in March 2018 and will finish by the end of December 2018.

The terms of reference set out the scope of the review, and explains how the review will report.

Published 3 May 2018
Last updated 8 June 2018 + show all updates
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