Food safety

Advice for food businesses

Information for people either starting up a new food business or already running established businesses

Export health certificates

If you run a food business and wish to export food outside the EU you may require a food export certificate

Food allergens and alerts

Changes to how food businesses label allergens on their menus or food products

Food complaints information

What to do if you have concerns about purchased food or about the standards operated within a specific

Food hygiene rating scheme

The food hygiene rating scheme explained and help for businesses

Food poisoning and infectious diseases

Bassetlaw District Council are responsible for the investigation and control of certain diseases, including food poisoning

Food safety inspections

Information about why we carry out food safety inspections in Bassetlaw

Food safety week

Each year the Food Standards Agency organises Food Safety Week (FSW)

Food sampling

Every month we take samples of many different foods from a range of premises within the Bassetlaw district

Healthier options takeaways (HOT) merit

Information about the Healthier Options Takeaway Merit

Food Safety Enforcement

The Food Safety Service is to ensure that food and drink which is stored, distributed, prepared or sold within the district meets the food safety standard