Food Business Notification - Adelaide Hills Council - South Australia


You will need to notify your council if you intend to operate a food business. A food business is any business or activity that sells food or handles any type of food for sale (except for some primary food production activities). This includes a business of a commercial, charitable, or community nature.

If your business operates multiple food premises, you will need to provide a separate notification form for each site.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

All information including application forms and the fee schedule is on the Council website's Sanitation and Health Standards page.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All There is no fee for notification.
Apply Inspection All

Inspection fees:

  • for small businesses - $140.00
  • in any other case - $350.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Sanitation and Health Standards (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Adelaide Hills Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.