Notification / Registration of a Food Business - Town of Claremont - 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

Remains in force until cancelled

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Registration: $150; Notification: $65.

Apply Application All

Temporary food vendor registration: $154.

Apply Licence All

Annual surveillance: Very low risk: $51; Low risk: $153; Medium risk: $305; High risk: $460.

Apply Licence All

Temporary food vendor per day: $36; per week: $120.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Registration of a New Food Business - 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

Town of Claremont

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Environmental Health

Town of Claremont

Western Australia
Operating address: 308 Stirling Highway
Claremont, Western Australia 6010
Mailing address: PO BOX 54
Claremont, Western Australia 6910
Phone: 08 9285 4300
Fax: 08 9285 4301
Email: toc@claremont.wa.gov.au
Website: Town of Claremont (Opens in new window)