Food recalls

A food recall removes food that may pose a health or safety risk from all of the following:

  • distribution
  • sale
  • consumption.

Why food recalls occur

A food recall may occur because of a report or complaint from any of the following:

  • manufacturers
  • wholesalers
  • retailers
  • government
  • consumers.

A food recall may also occur as a result of a food business conducting internal testing and auditing.

Current active food recalls

There are no active food recalls in the Northern Territory at this time.

For more information contact Environmental Health.

Last updated: 21 September 2015

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