SANTE - DG Health and Food Safety
The Platform is a forum to exchange information, scientific knowledge, and best practices related to animal welfare between Member States and all relevant stakeholders. This forum will promote animal welfare standards internationally and improve the enforcement of existing legislation on animal welfare.
Assist the Commission in relation to the implementation of existing Union legislation, programmes and policies
Assist the Commission with the devolpement and exchange of coordinated actions on animal welfare
Coordinate with Member States, exchange of views
Commission Decision of 24 January 2017 establishing the Commission Expert Group'Platform on Animal Welfare'