Food safety and standards

2. Food hygiene rating scheme

This scheme helps consumers choose where to eat out or shop for food.

Hygiene standards in restaurants, caf├ęs, takeaways, hotels and food shops can now be checked online. Participating food businesses may display a valid hygiene rating sticker.

You can check a food hygiene rating on the Food Standards Agency website.

Download forms for businesses

Food Hygiene Rating Scheme - Policy Document

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Food Hygiene Rating Scheme - Request a re-visit

PDF, 46 KB

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Food Hygiene Rating Scheme - Appeal Form

PDF, 59 KB

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Food Hygiene Rating Scheme - Right to reply

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