Food business registration

Licensing enquiries

Public registers

The Council doesn't hold a public register of approved premises for food.

There is a list of houses in multiple occupation: . The full public register can be viewed during office hours by arrangement. Please contact Customer First on 01422 288002 if you wish to view the full register.

The following public registers are available online:

Right of appeal

If you are unhappy with how your application was processed, contact Environmental Health in the first instance. If after contacting the service you are still not satisfied, see Compliments and complaints: The Council.

Any person aggrieved by a refusal to be granted a licence or by any conditions to which a licence is subject may appeal to the Magistrates' Courts who may give such directions regarding the licence or its conditions as it thinks proper.

Consumer complaint

We would always advise that in the event of a complaint the first contact is made with the trader by you, preferably in the form of a letter (with proof of delivery). If that has not worked and you need further advice:

Last Updated: 24/06/2016