Meat Industry Brexit Impact Report

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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As poultry firms pounce on the 5500 foreign worker visas as a vital lifeline for their businesses, Lib Dem MP Sarah Olney says "Drivers, butchers and shop owners have been proved right all along".
We wish she wasn't right, but this labour shortage is crippling all meat companies.

Will labour shortages mean higher food prices and lower choice in shops?

On Tuesday we'll ask @NFUtweets, @britishpoultry, @NatPigAssoc + @BPOA_homegrown & @BMPA_INFO, @BritishVets + @Foodanddrinkfed what #Brexit and #covid19 mean for staff recruitment👇
https://committees.parliament.uk/committee/52/environment-food-and-rural-affairs-committee/news/158228/labour-shortages-mps-hear-from-farmers-and-food-manufacturers/

There is still time to sign up for our meat market webinar later this week. Covering trends in the retail and foodservice market and if they have balanced over the last year https://ahdb.org.uk/consumer-insight-webinars-2021 @TheAHDB @AHDB_Pork @AHDB_BeefLamb #AHDBInsight