Report a health & safety issue

If you have a concern about health and safety in a workplace, depending on the premises, you will need to contact us or the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

When to contact us

You can contact us about the following types of premises:
offices (except government offices)
shops
hotels
restaurants
leisure premises
nurseries and playgroups
pubs and clubs
museums (privately owned)
places of worship
sheltered accommodation and care homes 

When to contact the HSE

The HSE is responsible for enforcing health and safety at the workplaces below:
factories
farms
building sites
nuclear installations
mines
schools and colleges
fairgrounds
gas, electricity and water systems
hospitals and nursing homes
central and local government premises
offshore installations

You can report a complaint to the HSE online or by phoning 0300 0031647.