Food premises approval

Licence summary

If you operate food premises you may need to be approved by the council.

Examples of types of premises that are required to be approved by local authorities are stand-alone (i.e. not attached to a slaughter house, cutting plant or game handling establishment) and include:

  • meat processing plants
  • meat preparation plants
  • minced meat processing operations and mechanically separated meat processing plants
  • cold stores

You should contact the Environmental Health Team to see if you require approval on the details below.

Apply online

Apply for food premises approval

Apply to change an existing food premises approval

Regulation Summary

A summary of the regulation relating to this licence

Will Tacit Consent Apply?

No. It is in the public interest that the authority must process your application before it can be granted. If you have not heard from us within a reasonable period, please contact the Environmental Health Team on the details below.

Failed Application Redress

Please contact the Environmental Health Team in the first instance.