Food safety and standards
5. Setting up a new food business
If you are planning to start a new catering business, or taking over a catering business, you must register your premises with us at least 28 days before opening.
Information about the steps to take before opening a food business can be found on the Food Standards Agency website.
If you require an advisory visit prior to setting up/opening your business you can request one by calling 0161 474 4208 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Food premises registration
To register a food premises by completing an online or downloadable application form. Please visit the food premises registration page for further information.