The field of action “Animal Nutrition” covers the following areas: Feed additives and premixtures, under Regulation (EC) No 1831/2003; Feed hygiene, under Regulation (EC) No 183/2005; Undesirable substances in feed, under Directive 2002/32/EC; Medicated feed, under Regulation (EU) 2019/4; Placing on the market and use of feed (feed materials, compound feed), under Regulation (EC) No 767/2009. This informal Commission Expert Group is set up to assist the Commission in the preparation of delegated acts based on the above-mentioned Animal Nutrition EU legislation. Its tasks will also include the assistance of the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals or policy initiatives in the field of animal nutrition and the establishment of cooperation/coordination between the Commission and the Member States and/or stakeholders on issues relating to the implementation of EU legislation on animal nutrition. No vote is foreseen within the Expert Group.
• Assist the Commission in relation to the implementation of existing Union legislation, programmes and policies
• Assist the Commission in the preparation of delegated acts
• Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives
• Coordinate with Member States, exchange of views