Notification / Registration of a Food Business - City of Perth - Western Australia

Description

Before selling or producing food intended for sale from a fixed, mobile or temporary premises (including vans), you are required to notify or register with the appropriate agency. This will either be the local council where your business will be located or the Department of Health.

The agency that you will need to notify or register with will depend on the location of your business and the type of food you will sell. The Department of Health is the appropriate agency for food businesses related to:

  • public hospitals
  • dairy (primary production, processing, transportation)
  • seafood (primary production or manufacturing of bivalve molluscs)
  • food business not within a local government area (Kings Park, Rottnest Island, the State Athletics Stadium, or the WA Basketball Centre).

The relevant local council is the appropriate agency for all other types of food businesses.

Service type

Licence

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

Ongoing eligibility requirements

Registration conditions may be placed on your food business that ensure compliance with legislation.

Duration

As specified.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $97.00

Registration. Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Application All $46.00

Notification. Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Application All $46.00

Administration. Fees for 2021-22.    

Apply Inspection All $515.00

Inspection fees: High risk. Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Inspection All $515.00

Inspection fees: Medium risk. Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Inspection All $268.00

Inspection fees: Low risk. Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Miscellaneous All -

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All New Food Businesses (Opens in new window)
Comply All Food Business Guidelines - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Food Act 2008 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Food Regulations 2009 Western Australia

Administering agency

City of Perth

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries

City of Perth

Western Australia
Operating address: 27 St George's Terrace
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: GPO BOX C120
Perth, Western Australia 6839
Phone: 08 9461 3333
Fax: 08 9461 3083
Email: info.city@cityofperth.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Perth (Opens in new window)