It is our policy to strive to ensure that food intended for sale for human consumption, which is produced, stored, distributed, handled or consumed within the borough, is without risk to the health or safety of the consumer.
The purpose of this policy is to secure efficient compliance with food safety legislation and reduce the potential harm to health, while minimising the burden on businesses.
The policy describes the circumstances when various enforcement actions will be taken. It has been developed to ensure that our approach is:
If you would like further information on our food safety policy please email the Environmental Health team.