Registration and information on food businesses. These include: restaurants, hotels, cafes, shops, supermarkets, staff canteens, warehouses, guest houses, delivery vehicles, market and other stalls, burger and ice cream vans.
In this section there is information about the safe preparation and care of food in the home and in food businesses.
Food safety at home
To avoid illness, it is important to be follow these hygiene tips:
We investigate food poisoning and food related infectious illnesses, when notified by GPs, Public Health England, the public or local businesses.
Food safety complaints
The council investigate complaints about food and food premises.
Food safety training
We offer a wide range of food hygiene, occupational health and safety training courses for staff, supervisors and managers.
Food Hygiene Rating Scheme
Our food officers regularly inspect food outlets in Welwyn Hatfield, such as restaurants, takeaways and pubs. This is to check their hygiene standards meet legal requirements.