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Food safety and hygiene

Coronavirus information for businesses, employers and employees

Guidance for businesses including various COVID-19 grant funding and Business Rates support

Starting a food business

How to register a food business or apply for Approval of a Food Business Establishment

Food hygiene training courses

How to apply for CIEH Level 2 Certificate in Food Hygiene or book a refresher course in Food Safety in Catering

Safer Food Better Business

Safer Food, Better Business (SFBB), helps small businesses with food safety management and hygiene regulations

Food hygiene rating scheme

We use the national food hygiene rating scheme to publicise ratings of retail food outlets in Mid Devon

Food quality and standards

Find out how the responsibility for ensuring food safety is shared across Mid Devon

Food business inspections

Our Food Safety Officers inspect food premises in line with the regulations made under the Food Safety Act 1990

Food complaints

How to make a complaint about food that has been purchased which is unfit for consumption

Food sampling policy

Our Food Safety Officers undertake food sampling to ensure that the food produced in Mid Devon is safe to eat

Infectious disease

Information and advice on food poisoning and other related infectious diseases