State Food and Veterinary Service
State budgetary institution
The Register of Legal Entities,
code: 188601279
Address: Siesikų str. 19,
07170 Vilnius
Tel. +370 5 240 4361
Fax. +370 5 240 4362

Spring vaccination campaign launched against rabies in wild animals


The State Food and Veterinary Service inform that today, 11th of April, the spring stage of oral vaccination of wild animals against rabies is starting.

2014-04-11 / General

The Project of Catering Establishments is Gaining Impetus


In 5 months since the launch of the project for the assessment of catering establishments, the project has gained impetus. 12 % of cafés, restaurants and snack bars have been evaluated so far, however, this figure is expected to reach about 35 % by the end of the year. According to the data available at the State Food and Veterinary Service over 9 thousand of establishments are engaged in catering. Out of this number 3.7 thousands of establishments are restaurants, cafés and snack bars.

2014-04-02 / General

National Food and Veterinary Risk Assessment Institute has been Acknowledged by Japan


Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has officially confirmed that the National Food and Veterinary Risk Assessment Institute (NFVRAI) had been included in the list of foreign analytical institutions approved by Japan. This means that as of 1 April results of tests carried out at the NFVRAI will be acknowledged by the Japanese quarantine authorities.

2014-03-28 / General

Problems Caused by African Swine Fever were Discussed at Meetings with Inhabitants and Wildlife Activists


Yesterday, on 20 March, specialists of the State Food and Veterinary Service met with representatives of the community of Dieveniškės village, Šalčininkai district and Lithuanian Union of Greens “Baltijos vilkas”. The central issue of the both meeting was the situation of African swine fever and related control and prevention measures, which are applied.

2014-03-21 / General

Lithuania has been granted the status of a country officially free from bovine brucellosis


On 4 March 2014, the application of Lithuania for the status of a country free from brucellosis was discussed at the meeting of Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health (SCOFCAH).

2014-03-04 / General

The Situation of African Swine Fever was Discussed by Veterinary Officials


The State Food and Veterinary Service informs that a top level meeting of officials of the Directorate-General for Health and Consumers (DG SANCO) and Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance of the Russian Federation (Rosselhoznadzor) took place in Vilnius on 11 February. Heads of competent authorities of Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland also participated at this meeting.

2014-02-12 / General

Lithuanian Official Food Control System was Presented to the Tadjik Delegation


Yesterday (on 10 February), representatives of the Office of the President of Tajikistan, the Government of Tajikistan and International Finance Corporation (IFC) paid a visit to the State Food and Veterinary Service.

2014-02-11 / General
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Updated on: 2014-04-17 02:35:42