Food Safety: Information for Businesses
We work closely with food businesses to make sure they operate safely by following food safety legislation and hygiene standards.
If you are a business in Fenland and would like more advice email email@example.com or call 01354 654321.
By law, certain types of food businesses must register with us
Manufacturers handling animal produces may also need food premises approval
If you run a food business, you must have a documented food safety management system based on the principles of Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP).
We inspect all food premises trading in Fenland
If you have a food business or looking to start a new food business within the district, you may be able to have an advisory visit.
Food Export Health Certificates are issued on request to food businesses who wish to export foodstuff outside the EU. They are provided to assist local exporters in meeting the food safety requirements of the country/countries that the food will be travelling to.
Information for businesses about inspections, revisits and appeals
This Food Safety Service plan has been produced as required by the Food Standards Agency and to demonstrate that Fenland District Council has in place adequate and effective arrangements to meet its statutory obligations in respect of Food Safety. The Plan continues to reflect the work required of food authorities by the FSA in its COVID-19 Local Authority Recovery Plan
This policy sets out our general approach to food sampling and its approach to specific situations.
Businesses can now find all Food Standards Agency business guidance, from how to set up a food business to food hygiene and allergen management, in one place in the improved business guidance hub.