Food Business Registration or Approval

Food Business Registration or Approval

Information on the registration and approval of Food Businesses in the Borough

Food businesses in Broxtowe need to be registered and approved by Broxtowe Borough council before they can begin trading if they intend to use "unprocessed products of animal origin" e.g. fresh meat, raw minced meat, raw milk, eggs to produce any food.

If you are thinking of setting up an approved food premises or believe a food business is not registered or approved, please contact the Environmental Health team on health@broxtowe.gov.uk or call 0115 917 3282.

For more information  visit the Food Standard Agency website. (Opens in a New Window)

Register Your Food Business

Registration is free and should be carried out 28 days before opening to give the Council time to visit the business and advise so the premises are operating within the law.

Download a Food Business Establishment Registration Form (.pdf) (255KB) (Opens in a New Window)

Download a Food Business Establishment Approval Form (.docx) (23.4KB) (Opens in a New Window)

The completed form should be posted to the Council or emailed to health@broxtowe.gov.uk.

If you wish to change your Food Registration, you should re-apply for a new Registration.

If you are setting up a new business you should also enquire with the Planning Team to check whether your premises will need any planning permission before it can begin trading.


Contact
Environmental Health
tel: 0115 917 3282