Food safety charges

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Neighbourhoods and Public Protection Fees and Charges 2021-22.
Effective from 1 April 2021.

Food Safety: Discretionary Fees



Notes (where applicable)
Food Health Certificates (Export)
Number of Food Export Certificates 1


Number of Food Export Certificates 2 £134.00** (effectively £67.00 each) A discounted rate applies when multiple certificates are certified on a single visit.
Number of Food Export Certificates 3


£67.00 is charged for each certificate where a site visit is not required, e.g. Products Not of Animal Origin (PNAO).
Food Health Certificates (Exports to EU) £15.00**  
Food Condemnation and Other Sampling

£84.00 (£70.00 plus VAT) (Insurance Claims only)

Per hour

Issue of Factual Statement

£252.00 (£210.00 plus VAT)

Includes up to 3 hours work
Food Hygiene Rating Scheme revisit


Safer Food Better Business Catering Pack


Safer Food Better Business Retail Pack


Safer Food Better Business Diary Refill £19.00 (£15.83 plus VAT)  


VAT included at standard rate except:

* VAT exempt.
** Outside the scope of VAT.


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