If you handle food in the course of your business, you must be food registered with us. You must also tell us if your registration changes.
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- Details of the business ownership and management
- Type of business and types of food handled
Any personal information which you provide will be held and used by East Devon District Council for the purpose of ensuring and maintaining your registration and on the basis of public task and legal obligation under food safety and hygiene legislation.
Who will receive or see my personal information? Your information may also be shared within East Devon District Council for the purposes of carrying out our lawful functions. Otherwise your personal information will not be disclosed to anybody outside East Devon District Council without your permission, unless there is a lawful reason to do so, for example disclosure is necessary for crime prevention or detection purposes. Your information will be held securely and will not be retained for any longer than is necessary. There are a number of rights available to you in relation to our use of your personal information, depending on the reason for processing. Further detail about our use of your personal information can be found in the relevant Privacy Notice which can be accessed here.
We do not confirm receipt of your application. We will make an unannounced visit, usually within 28 days of the business starting.
You can visit the office and we will give you a form to complete.
You can ring us and we will send you a form to complete and return.
You can download and print a food business registration form to complete and send it to us.