Food Safety for Business

The Food Safety Team advise local businesses and enforce food law. Our aim is to make sure food and drink that is produced, stored, distributed and consumed in Bournemouth is safe.

Growing Your Food Business

Growing your Food Business

Food Hygiene Rating Scheme Information

We arrange inspections for Food Hygiene Ratings. If your business needs a rating, you can find out what to do here.

Food Hygiene Ratings

Businesses don't have to show their hygiene rating sticker, if you want to know their hygiene rating you can find out online.

Natasha's Law

From 1 October 2021 laws relating to food labelling are being tightened. This is known as Natasha's Law.

Mobile Traders Pack

Our Food Safety Guidance pack explains how to meet the food safety laws and provides important food standards and health and safety information.

Preventing Food Poisoning

If you're running a food business, it's important to know how to protect your customers from the risk of food poisoning.

Home producers of bread, cakes and confectionery

Guidance for home producers of bread, cakes and confectionery