Has your food business been closed due to Covid-19?

Are you looking to reopen?

The Food Standards Agency have produced a checklist to help food businesses re-open.


The Government has also produced guidance to help employers, employees and the self- employed to understand how to work safely and what you need to do to keep people safe. These include sector specific guides that cover a range of different types of work. This guidance is available at


You are advised to keep checking the Government websites as they are regularly updated and information added. You may also wish to refer to your trade organisation were appropriate, who may be able to offer sector specific help.

Please contact food_team@hyndburn.gov.uk for advice