Notification / Registration of a Food Business - City of Rockingham - 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

Valid until 30 June each year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $30.00

Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Application All $200.00

Construct or alter food premises. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $200.00

Food vehicles. Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Application All $50.00

Food trader permit. Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Examination All $120.00

Food business reinspection. Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Licence All -

High risk: $400; Medium risk: $250; Low risk: $75. Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Licence All -

Per day: $10; Per week: $50; Per month: $100; Per annum: $1000. Fees for 2021-22.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All New Food Businesses (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Food Act 2008 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Food Regulations 2009 Western Australia

Administering agency

City of Rockingham

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:

Health Services

City of Rockingham

Western Australia
Operating address: Civic Boulevard
Rockingham, Western Australia 6168
Mailing address: PO BOX 2142
Rockingham DC, Western Australia 6967
Phone: 08 9528 0333
Fax: 08 9592 1705
Email: customer@rockingham.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Rockingham (Opens in new window)