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News article8 April 2021Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety

Selection procedure for EFSA Management Board position under way

The European Commission is now launching a selection procedure to replace one of the members of the Management Board of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), whose mandate will expire on 30 June 2021.

Candidates with a relevant background in organisations representing consumers and other interests in the food chain are of particular interest. Following the selection process, the Commission will draw up a list of candidates to send to the Council, which will then appoint the new member to the Board in consultation with the European Parliament. The mandate of the new appointee will run until 30 June 2022. The term of office of the new member will be of approximately one year (depending from the date of actual appointment). For further details on the online application and the Declaration of Interest Form, please visit the dedicated webpage. The call for expressions of interest is now published in the Official Journal of the European Union: OJ C 118 of 7 April 2021. The deadline for submission of applications is 7 May 2021.


Publication date
8 April 2021
Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety
Directorate Health and Safety