Food safety for businesses

We are responsible for the regulation of food safety law in our district and we routinely:

  • inspect food businesses to assess compliance with food law and provide your business with the appropriate food hygiene rating
  • investigate food related complaints
  • investigate food related outbreaks of illness
  • provide food safety advice to businesses.

You can find links to the information you need to ensure you and your business is compliant with food law.

Contact us at eandr@nfdc.gov.uk for further support or food safety information.

Register your new food business and follow legal and safety regulations.
Helpful food safety information and guidance
We routinely inspect businesses that produce, prepare and supply food to the public.
Food business operators are inspected by us to decide their food hygiene rating.
Submit a self-assessment to see if you require a food safety inspection.
Report cases of viral gastroenteritis to us to help prevent an outbreak.
Apply for an Export Health Certificate for food products distributed abroad.
How to make, store and handle ice for your customers hygienically.

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