The Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation is reviewing fast food menu labelling schemes, including the scheme which seen kilojoule counts displayed on menus. The review aims to...

Independent monitoring conducted by the National Heart Foundation has found the Health Star Rating System is increasingly popular with shoppers. The Heart Foundation found that more than three in five...

Food containing low-THC hemp can now be sold in Australia. The decision to allow for the sale of low THC hemp foods at the Australian and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation came late last...

Food containing hemp may soon become part of the Australian diet with regulators expected to approve the plant for human consumption in April 2017. Legislation changes are due to go before the Australia...

Tasmania to encourage hemp crops despite Federal Ministerial forum’s hemp oil seed ban The Tasmanian Government has released details of a plan to introduce legislation which will encourage the growth...

Food Ministers take further action to prevent raw milk consumption The Ministers who met last Friday at the Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation have said they are “extremely...

Health Star Ratings and Food Standards Code revision get go-ahead from ministers Government Ministers at a meeting of the Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation have said they are...