Food monitoring

The City’s Environmental Health Officers undertake regular monitoring of food businesses within its boundaries.

This includes:

  • Carrying out unannounced risk assessments of all food businesses on a regular basis
  • Investigating complaints about food handling practices
  • Collecting evidence of breaches of the food legislation and initiating legal action where necessary
  • Sampling locally produced foods and comparing the results to the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code.

If you are concerned with a food safety matter or would like to lodge a complaint regarding food, please refer to the City’s Food or Food Business Complaint Form.