Food safety

The Council seeks to promote good food safety. There are a few great resources for this including the Food Standards Agency and the NHS. You can also find out more on the food safety and businesses page on our website.  

Food Poisoning and Contamination

The signs and symptoms of food poisoning can vary, but can include:

  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting (sickness)
  • Nausea
  • Fever
  • Headaches
  • Stomach pains

If you think you have food poisoning, or need to report a contamination, please complete our environmental health reporting form.

Barbecue safety

Information on barbecues can be found on the Food Standards Agency website

Be aware of the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning from BBQs. 

More information and advice:

Reducing food waste

Find out how you can reduce food waste by viewing the Food Stand Agency's top 10 tips.