Find food safety guidance for your food stall

We have guidance that covers all food hygiene legislation. This includes trading standards law. 

Download these food safety guidance documents:

  • food safety guidance for farmers' markets
  • food guidance for French market traders
  • rules for food hygiene for stalls at outdoor events

The main topics covered are:

  • registration of food premises: fill in the food business registration form
  • transport of food
  • water supply and washing facilities
  • storage and display of food
  • temperature control
  • design and cleanliness
  • personal hygiene
  • waste storage
  • training
  • trading laws: food labelling, pricing, weights and measures

Find more information about street trading and local markets.

To request copies of the guidance phone 01273 292 161 or send an email to