Food business - food safety inspections
We carry out regular checks on all food premises to ensure the public is protected and that high standards are maintained. Visits to food businesses are carried out without prior notification. Higher risk businesses are visited more frequently than lower risk.
Why are inspections carried out?
What powers do Environmental Health Officers possess?
Officers have a right to enter and inspect premises at all reasonable hours, without an appointment, and will usually visit without advance notice. Every attempt will be made to resolve a situation by informal means, but if it is necessary to protect the public, officers will resort to formal action:
Craven District Council
1 Belle Vue Square
Telephone: 01756 700 600
Fax: 01756 700 657