Forthcoming COT meetings

Dates of COT meetings including current and future discussion items.

Last updated: 26 October 2022

Scheduled meetings for 2022

  • Tuesday 8th February
  • Tuesday 29th March
  • Tuesday 10th May
  • Tuesday 12th July
  • Tuesday 6th September
  • Tuesday 25th October
  • Wednesday 14th December

Current and future COT discussion items

Below are ongoing items, currently being evaluated by the COT or possible topics for further discussion at a future meeting

Discussion Item

Time scale

Follow up on EFSA dioxins opinion

12 months

PBPK for regulators workshop report

3-4 months

Microplastics sub-statements

6 months

Alternatives to plastic packaging

12 + months

Maternal diets

18 + months

Oral nicotine pouches 3 months
Aircraft cabin air  12-18 months
NAMS Workshop report 3-6 months
PFAS 18 + months


Note: time scales are provisional and subject to change. Additional items may be introduced at short notice, requiring less urgent items to move to a later meeting

If you would like to submit information on any of these items, please contact the Secretariat at:

COT Secretariat
Food Standards Agency
6th Floor, Clive House, 70 Petty France, London. SW1H 9EX