1. Food and Veterinary Agency is an executive agency acting within the Office and the Prime Minister and shall exercise its functions and responsibilities as provided for by Law No. 03/L-016 on Food and Regulation No. 03/2010 on the Organization of the Food and Veterinary Agency (17.09.2010).
2. FVA shall perform other duties and responsibilities provided for by legislation in force, which regulates the issue of food safety of animal and plant origin, issue of public health, health of animals and their welfare, health of plants, issue of the official veterinary, phytosanitary and sanitary control and other respective legislation and the duties assigned by the Prime Minister.