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Health, safety and standards

Food business advice

Advice on starting a food business, inspections, labelling, reporting concerns and more.

Trading Standards

Trading Standards ensure businesses are aware of their obligations to consumers.

Get a business licence

Licence forms for all business and personal applications, including support documents for further information and guidance.

Business continuity

Do you own or are you responsible for a business or charity? Have you considered how emergencies could affect you?

Health and safety in the workplace

Our team undertakes inspections, investigates accidents and offers Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) approved training.

Health and safety in schools

The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 places overall responsibility for health and safety with the employer. In schools, the employer varies according to the type of school.