Find support for food businesses, where to find healthier choices and report food poisoning.
Food hygiene rating scheme
Find out how businesses are rated, how they can improve their score and where you can find local food hygiene ratings.
Find out about the process of food hygiene inspections and the food safety laws that businesses have to follow.
Information for food businesses about how to do hazard analysis to work in a safe and hygienic way.
Support for food businesses
You have to register your food business 28 days before you open. Fill in the application form and get help to apply.
If you run or intend to open a food market stall, find out what food hygiene laws you have to follow.
We’re not currently running training courses or taking bookings but hope to start up again sometime in the future. Learn what the course covers and how it could benefit you.
Find food safety information for businesses in a range of languages. This includes picture-based guidance.
Learn about E. coli, how it spreads and what you can do to protect your customers.
Read our tips on how to prepare, cook and store rice safely to reduce the risk of food poisoning.
Food safety laws
Find out about notifiable diseases, which ones we investigate and how.
Find out when the Food Standards Agency would issue alerts about problems with food and where you can find this information.