Brussels, 09 Jul 2004
Since 18 April 2004, Genetically Modified Food and Feed applications are regulated in the European Community under Regulation (EC) 1829/2003 It provides for a single Community procedure for the authorisation. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) is responsible for the scientific assessment of genetically modified food and feed. In the following table, information related to the applications submitted to EFSA under Regulation (EC) 1829/2003 on genetically modified food and feed is given. This table will be updated regularly.
Application number Event/Species
New/transformed application Scope of the application Current status
Link EFSA-GMO-UK-2004-01 NK603 x MON810 Maize New application Food, feed Under completeness check by EFSA Summary of the dossier and further information
EFSA-GMO-NL-2004-02 1507 maize Transformed application (initially submitted under Article 4 of Regulation (EC) No 258/97 ) Food Under completeness check by EFSA