Health and safety

The Council's Environmental Health service is responsible for the enforcement of health and safety matters in a range of non-industrial premises such as shops, offices and restaurants.  Read more about what we do.

Inspections and enforcement

Environmental Health Officer and authorised Technical Officers may carry out an inspection with or without prior notice.  Here's what to expect: Inspections and enforcement


The Royal Borough can help your business. We offer award-winning training on Food Safety and Health and Safety: Public health training service

Safety at work

Find out what your responsibilities are as an employer, and the legislative requirements you need to meet.  Includes a section on common workplace hazards and how they can be avoided:  Safety at work


See the A - Z of health and safety for a full list of topics.