The Food Safety Act 1990 and regulations made under it make it an offence for anyone to sell or process food for sale, which is harmful to health. They also place an obligation on businesses to ensure that their activities are carried out in a hygienic way.
The council is implementing the Food Hygiene Rating Scheme in accordance with the requirements of the Food Hygiene Rating (Wales) Act 2013, more infomation can be found here.
Further information on food hygiene legislation can be found on the Food Standards Agency's website.
Food and Health and Safety Team,
Public Health and Protection,
Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council,
Dinas Isaf East,
Telephone: 01443 425001
Fax: 01443 425301