The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) carried out a public consultation to receive input from partners, stakeholders, as well as experts, practitioners and citizens on its draft Policy on independence in view of the adoption of the final version of the Policy. The written public consultation has been open from 24 March 2017 to 12 May 2017. EFSA received 303 comments from 219 interested parties, including industry, non-governmental organisations, researchers, national public authorities and individuals. This technical report summarises the comments received and how the comments were addressed.
21 June 2017