Food safety advice and support

Business advice

See what services we can offer to help your business achieve the highest food hygiene rating, maintain a safe workplace and meet good trading standards.

Food safety advice and support

Our service helps and supports businesses to understand the regulatory requirements needed to achieve the best possible Food Hygiene Rating Score, giving you peace of mind and enabling you to concentrate on running a successful business.

We would particularly recommend this service for those who are

  • new to running a food business
  • struggling with the requirements and need some help to improve their food hygiene rating score

We offer on-site visits concentrating on practical advice appropriate to the type of business you are running.

Safer Food Better Business

We offer colour printed versions of the Food Standards Agency safer food better business pack including a folder. This is the most up to date version and includes all the latest guidance and good practice.

All food business operators must have in place a food safety management system and the most widely used is Safer Food Better Business which is available to download for free from the Food Standards Agency website.

Cost

  • Safer Food Better Business for Caterers - £20
  • Diary refills - £6
  • Postage, packing - £4.95

To order your pack or refill call 01752 304147 or email public.protection@plymouth.gov.uk.

Other versions

Call 01752 304147 or email public.protection@plymouth.gov.uk for details of the following versions:

  • Safer Food Better Business for Retailers
  • Safer Food Better Business for Caterers is also available in other languages and specifically for set cuisines (such as Indian, Chinese, Pakistani, Bangladeshi and Sri Lankan).