British Meat Processors Association
British Meat Processors Association

Scheme rules

The Scheme Rules provide new applicants, existing scheme members and service providers with a clear guide to the standards that all members are bound by.

This document (available for download, below) provides a guide to the procedures for application, audit, certification, complaints and appeals and should be read in conjunction with the relevant Pork Scheme Modules to understand a member’s responsibilities under the scheme.

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The Brexit trade tangle

Brexit / 22 Dec /

Are you ready for Brexit sign

Brexit / 16 Dec /

A millennial on a phone

Diet / 04 Dec /

Parked lorries stuck at the port

Trade / 03 Nov /

This @BBCSimonJack article exposes the major cracks that are quickly forming in the UK's outdated customs system.
Nick Allen and a BMPA member along with European importers explain how our trade in meat is about to get a whole lot worse.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-55680315 @DefraGovUK

Well worth reading this thread. Also check out report tonight on 6 and 10 in BBC1 https://twitter.com/anandmenon1/status/1349752226412191744

Food industry lays out plainly the shortcomings of the new border system between GB and EU/Northern Ireland where something that previously took 3 hrs now takes 5 days in a system not fit for purpose.
https://bit.ly/3oKcPyL
@DefraGovUK