It is now a criminal offence for certain businesses and venues to be open.

For more information visit GOV.UK - guidance to closing certain businesses and venues

You can report businesses breaking these rules to Trading Standards by using their Report to trading standards page or by calling 0808 223 1133.

You can also contact the Environmental Health team on info@preston.gov.uk or call 01772 906907.

Closure of premises selling food and drink
Guidelines to consider to ensure your premises is left in a safe and hygienic condition
Coronavirus advice for food businesses wanting to diversify
How to introduce food takeaway and delivery options to your business.
Coronavirus advice for community/voluntary groups and individuals
Support for community, voluntary groups and individuals.
Starting a food business
What you need to know before starting a food business.
Register a food business
You must register your food business at least 28 days before opening.
Food hygiene training
About training your staff, including certified courses and useful training videos.
Food safety management system
You must have a food management system if own a food business.
Food inspections
Find out when, how and what happens after a food hygiene inspection.
Food allergy awareness
About food allergies and your responsibilities as a food business.
Food sampling
Find out about food sampling and why we take them.
Food alerts
Sign up for alerts about problems with food and actions to be taken.
Food export certificates
Apply for a food export certificate if you wish to sell produce abroad.