Lewisham Council - Food safety, hygiene and standards

Food safety, hygiene and standards

An estimated five million people suffer from food poisoning in England and Wales each year. Running a food business means that you have a responsibility to protect the health of your customers.

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You can also find detailed information about the standards the food businesses must meet at the Food Standards Agency website.


Food Safety Team
9 Holbeach Road
Se6 4tw
020 8314 6536



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