Approval of Food Safety Auditors - Western Australia


You will need this approval if you intend to act as a food safety auditor. Food safety auditors undertake safety audits of businesses that need to implement a food safety program. Food safety programs outline how food businesses control food safety hazards.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • have completed a Certificate IV or higher in food science or a related field
  • have completed the relevant national competencies
  • demonstrate appropriate skills and knowledge in relation to Western Australia's food regulatory system.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $255.00

Fees for 2023-24


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader WA Food Regulation: WA Health Regulatory Food Safety Auditor Approval Process Policy - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Food Act 2008 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Food Regulations 2009 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Health

Contact details

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