During restrictions, standard Food business requirements still apply.
Advice on operating a Covid-safe business, business restrictions, personal hygiene and food safety is available from DHHS and from Business Victoria.
You can also find specific sector guidance including cafes, restaurants and food businesses from Business Victoria, and clear evidence based answers to FAQs about Coronavirus and Food Safety from Food Safety Standards Australia New Zealand.
Free online training for food safety and allergen management is available for food businesses at:
Environmental Health Officers are available for advice and can provide up to date Coronavirus business information & support. They can also provide onsite advice to food businesses on implementing the reduced dining restrictions. As businesses fully reopen, it is important staff are trained in food safety, hygiene and allergen management. If your business fully ceased trading during the previous Coronavirus dining restrictions, please contact the Shire’s Environmental Health Team to book an inspection before serving foods.
The Team can be contacted by firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 5950 1050
Learn more about Health and Hygiene for Business