Register a food business

If you own or have taken over a food business in Denbighshire, you must register your business with the council at least 28 days before opening or taking ownership.

This includes restaurants, cafes, shops, delivery vehicles, hot dog and ice cream vans, and market and other stalls.

You may also need to apply for approval of your food premises if you intend to use unprocessed products of animal origin (e.g. fresh meat, raw minced meat, raw milk or eggs).

Find out more about approval of food premises .

How do I register?

To register your food business, complete this registration form and return it to the address on the form.

The details will be entered onto our register and certain details, such as type of business, address and telephone number, will be available for public inspection. Other information provided will not be publicly available.

When you have registered, you will need to notify us if there is a change in the ownership or a change in the nature of the business.

How much does it cost?

There is no charge for registering your food business.