Agenda item

Cost Recovery: Food Hygiene Rating Scheme re-inspection requests

Report of the Director of Markets and Consumer Protection.


The Committee considered a report of the Director of Markets and Consumer Protection that sought approval to the introduction of a charging regime for one part of the Food Hygiene Rating System using powers available in the Localism Act.



a)    the report be and the basis for the proposed changes to the operation of Food Hygiene Rating System in the City of London be noted; and

b)    the introduction of a flat fee charge of £210 for re-rating inspections on a full-cost recovery basis, with effect from 1 January 2017 and to be reviewed annually thereafter, be approved.

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