Making Changes to an Existing Food Business

Change in Food Business Details

The proprietor must advise the Health Protection Service within 7 days of any change in business registration details or any change in business operation. Examples of such changes include:

  • phone numbers/contact details
  • business address
  • business name
  • change in risk classification i.e. change from selling low risk foods to selling high risk foods

To advise of any changes to your business please complete the Food Business Application to Vary or Transfer Registration form below.

Transfer of Ownership of a Food Business

The proprietor of the business must advise the Health Protection Service within 7 days of a change in ownership of the business.

To do so, please complete the Health Protection Service Food Business Application to Vary or Transfer Registration form below.

Construction and Fit Out of a Food Premises

If you plan to alter the structure of an existing food business premises you must submit a Notification of Change to Food Business Registration Details form as well as a Fit Out or Plan Assessment Application form along with suitably detailed plans.

Forms and plans should be submitted to the Health Protection Service before work commences.

Forms to Advise of Changes to a Food Business

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