Food safety

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Food Safety Questionnaire

Businesses who are operating with food and/or have received a letter regarding the need to complete a food safety form, can do so online by clicking the green button on the right.

Please note: do not use this form to register a new food business. 

Food hygiene rating

We take the health of our residents very seriously and we carry out regular inspections on all food premises in Peterborough to help protect our residents.

If your business is a restaurant, takeaway, cafe, pub, hotel, supermarket or other retail food outlet where consumers can eat or buy food, you will be given a food hygiene rating

To contact us, please call customer services on 01733 747474 or email

The Food Standards Agency website is also a useful source of information.

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Starting and registering a food business

To start up a food business, please visit the Food Standards Agency website to get all the advice you will need.

Registration of premises used for food businesses (including market stalls, delivery vehicles, and other moveable structures) is required by law.

Frequency of inspection visits depend on the degree of risk involved.

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Food labelling

Food labelling requirements are quite complex and vary from product to product. More information can be found on our Trading Standards page.

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Food complaints

When making a food complaint we will require the following information:

  • your name, address and telephone number
  • proof of purchase where relevant
  • storage of the food i.e in a refrigerator or freezer
  • as much of the food as possible
  • the name and address of the business in question
  • details of foreign body, if applicable (please retain any foreign bodies)
  • brief details of what the complaint is about
  • packaging (please retain any packaging).

You may of course deal with a complaint yourself by returning to the trader concerned and explaining your problem. It is also a good idea to put your complaint in writing and always keep a copy of the letter.

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Approval of a food business

You may need approval if you produce dairy products, meat products, fishery products, egg products, minced meat or meat preparations. Please contact the food safety team in the first instance.

Food Law Enforcement Service Plan

This plan sets out how the Peterborough City Council (PCC)  and Rutland County Council (RCC) will meet their statutory responsibilities for food and feed law enforcement.

These responsibilities include food safety, food standards, and labelling and composition of animal feeding stuffs. 

Food Law Enforcement Service Plan 2017-2021

Size: 389.63 KB File format: pdf

Fees and charges

Health Certificate - £230

This is a certificate sometimes requested when exporting foods to countries outside of the EU.

Food Hygiene Rating Scheme Re-visit - £190

A business can request a re-visit if they would like to have their food hygiene rating reviewed before their next programmed inspection.

Food premises register

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All records

Name Location Usage
Siam Thai Food Unit 119 Peterborough City Market, Peterborough, PE1 1AY Mobile Catering
Kropelk / Khodragy Adel 106 Pyhill, Bretton, Peterborough, PE3 8QL Food Business Run From Home
The Hub-Stuart House Stuart House, St Johns Street, Peterborough, PE1 5DD Restaurant/Cafe
The Coffee Stop 11 Townsend Road, Wittering, Peterborough, PE8 6AB Restaurant/Cafe
SupaFish & Chips 11b Townsend Road, Wittering, Peterborough, PE8 6AB Take away
E L Makey & Son Wytchley Warren Farmhouse, Empingham Road, Ketton, Stamford, PE9 3UP Arable Farm
Mr M Allen Tower House Farm, The Grain Store, Barnsdale Avenue, Exton, LE15 8AH Arable Farm
Mrs Crumps Limited 6 The Jetty, Wing, Oakham, LE15 8RX Small Scale Food Manufacturers
Mr Mahbob Noori 131 Reeves Way, Eastfield, Peterborough, PE1 5LR Ice Cream Van
Tramp2Lean Peterborough 12 Manasty Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough, PE2 6UP Leisure Services
The Broadway 46 Broadway, Peterborough, PE1 1RS Other Licence Premise
Madina Curry Ltd 65 Gladstone Street, Millfield, Peterborough, PE1 2BN Restaurant/Cafe
The Central Unit 2, Laxton Square, City Road, Peterborough, PE1 1UQ Take away
King Bros Limited Lady Lodge House, Denis Drive, Orton Waterville, Peterborough, PE2 5HZ Food Wholesale
Slimming World 17 Beaumont Way, Hampton Hargate, Peterborough, PE7 8DN Food Business Run From Home
Iceland Foods Ltd 1-3 Ortongate Shopping Centre, Bushfield, Orton Goldhay, Peterborough, PE2 5TD Supermarket
Riverside Restaurant Riverside Restaurant, Embankment Road, Peterborough, PE1 1EF Restaurant/Cafe
SG 38a Gilpin Street, New England, Peterborough, PE1 3BS Food Business Run From Home
Rizq Peri Peri Grill 91 Midland Road, West Town, Peterborough, PE3 6DW Take away
Mandair's 1 Fenside Drive, Newborough, Peterborough, PE6 7SF General Grocers (Retail)
Islands Cacao and Chocolate Ltd 3 Holkham Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough, PE2 6TE Small Scale Food Manufacturers
JP Brazilian Business Unit 2 North minister, Peterborough, PE1 1AY Butcher (Retail)
The Falcons 500 Oundle Road, Orton Longueville, Peterborough, PE2 7DF Private Children's Home
The Gin Trailer Phorpes Close, Peterborough, PE7 8FZ Mobile Catering
Merry Makers 30 Westcroft, Hampton Centre, Peterborough, PE7 8PG Caterer
TAllen's 18 Caverstede Road, Walton, Peterborough, PE4 6EX Food Business Run From Home
Elior @ Lapwing Court Lapwing Apartments, Matley, Peterborough, PE2 5YR Caterer (FSA)
Mulberry Tree Farm 2 Kempley Close, Hampton Centre, Peterborough, PE7 8QH Public House with meals
Sefa Turkish Mediterranean Restarant 349 Lincoln Road, Peterborough, PE1 2PF Restaurant/Cafe
The Pizza Parlour & Music Cafe 5 Cowgate, Peterborough, PE1 1LR Restaurant/Cafe
Mr Nadeem Hussain (K194 CFA) 72 Dogsthorpe Road, Peterborough, PE1 3AQ Ice Cream Van
Dame Chocolate 3 Glen Road, Wittering, Peterborough, PE8 6BW Small Scale Food Manufacturers
The Bakery at Paul's Deli 33 High Street, Eye, Peterborough, PE6 7UP Bakery with shop
Tiny Treats 431 Fulbridge Road, Peterborough, PE4 6SD Food Business Run From Home
Eggfree Cakebox 258 Cromwell Road, Millfield, Peterborough, PE1 2HG Bakery with shop
Sigas Kitchen 4 Saxon Road, Eastfield, Peterborough, PE1 5JT Food Business Run From Home
Lamocakes 59 St Michaels Gate, Parnwell, Peterborough, PE1 4YJ Food Business Run From Home
Simply Supplements Unit 5 Station Bridge, Yaxley, Peterborough, PE7 3EL Health Food (Retail)
Snaxgroup 5 Dodson Way, Fengate, Peterborough, PE1 5XJ Food Warehouse/Distribution
The Chimes B & B 37 Old North Road, Wansford, Peterborough, PE8 6LB Food Business Run From Home
Mr Wajid Hussain (PE57 KCJ) 41 Waterloo Road, Millfield, Peterborough, PE1 3AS Ice Cream Van
Naija Food Rockers 58 Farrow Avenue, Hampton Vale, Peterborough, PE7 8HT Food Business Run From Home
The Chilli Company 3 High Street, Maxey, Peterborough, PE6 9EB Food Business Run From Home
Greggs 22a Long Causeway, Peterborough, PE1 1TS Bakery with shop
Servest @ Tesco Metro 1 Hereward Cross, Broadway, Peterborough, PE1 1TA Works/Office Canteen
B&M Retail Ltd Ortongate, Peterborough, PE2 5TD Department Store (With food)
Irena Volkova 4 Williamson Avenue, West Town, Peterborough, PE3 6BA Food Business Run From Home
Servest Food Company Ltd at BGL Saxon House, Bakewell Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough, PE2 6XJ Works/Office Canteen
The Suga Hut 1 Sydney Road, Stanground, Peterborough, PE2 8RD Food Business Run From Home
Greggs 94 Queensgate Shopping Centre, Westgate, Peterborough, PE1 1NS Bread/cake sales (No Baking)