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Food businesses

Find information on food safety courses run by the council, food hygiene ratings for food businesses in our district and how to start a food business and meet the requirements for food safety in catering.

► Starting a food business
All food businesses are required by law to register with their Local Food Authority at least 28 days prior to trading.

► Food hygiene ratings
Find out about the hygiene rating of food businesses in the district and access the documents required to request a re-inspection and appeal or comment on a rating.

► Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery Scheme 
What happens during and after a food business inspection.

Local takeaway food that's healthier for you.

► Food safety training 
Level 2 Awards in Food Safety in Catering

► Your local high street delivered 
A new virtual high street delivery service is up and running in Uttlesford.

► Local flavours 
Local Flavours is an initiative that includes Essex, focused on establishing local food networks/supply chains.

Go straight to our other related services



► Flooding advice

Additional information

 ►  |  ►Icon for pdf Food Safety Act - A Guide For Businesses (2009) [566.89KB] 


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