Food Premises

Food Premises Safety Standards

Council is responsible for Food Regulation in the local government area, through administration of the Food Act 2003 and its regulations. These incorporate the national Food Safety Standards. As part of its statutory role Council is involved in undertaking regular inspections, food recalls, investigation of alleged incidents of food borne illness or food contamination, and for responding to public health emergencies.

Council carries out food safety work with the support of the NSW Food Authority and the Commonwealth's regulatory bodies.

If you have concerns about a food business please contact Council's Regulatory Services Department on 02 6889 9999.

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