Health, safety and standards

Advice on how to be a food business and more.

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? Have you considered how incidents affecting your external suppliers can 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.