Food Standards Agency
2nd floor Aviation House
London WC2B 6NH
Tel: +44 (0)20 7276 8596
Fax: +44 (0)20 7276 8513
The ACNFP is an independent body of experts.
Its remit is 'to advise the central authorities responsible, in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland respectively on any matters relating to novel foods (including genetically modified foods) and novel food processes, including food irradiation, having regard where appropriate to the views of relevant expert bodies'.
Officials of the Food Standards Agency provide the Committee's secretariat.