Food safety

The City’s Health Services undertakes a range of duties that involve food safety such as routine health inspections of all registered food premises within the City to assess compliance with relevant legislation. The City also undertakes routine food sampling of food products from local businesses as well as responding to reports of food poisoning. Educational material is also offered by the City’s Health Services that includes Free Online Food Safety Training.

Food poisoning

Information on food borne diseases.

Food premises and food vehicles

Information for food premises, proprietors and operators

Food safety programs

Information on food safety programs for food businesses.

Food sampling and complaints

Health Services undertake regular food sampling and investigate food complaints to ensure compliance with relevant health legislation.

Food Scoop

Health Services produce an information newsletter twice per year for food proprietors and operators.

Online training

Free access to a exciting new training tool for food handlers.

Preparation of food for sale in residential premises

Information on foods that can be prepared from a domestic kitchen.