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Food Hygiene Advice Visits

Advice for food businesses in relation to compliance with food hygiene law and achieving the best Food Hygiene Rating

Two-people-having-a-meetingShared Regulatory Services offer a consultancy service in Bridgend, Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan.

If you are intending on opening a new business and want to get a flying start or if your business is struggling under a low food hygiene rating and you need a more tailored service we can provide help and guidance.

You may be an existing business that has already achieved a good rating but feel you'd benefit from a mock inspection, or tailored advice to help you to maintain your score.

For £134 plus VAT you can have up to a two hour visit by a qualified and experienced officer to give you help and advice to tackle any food safety or hygiene issues. Initial visits are charged at a minimum of 2 hours, and can be charged hourly thereafter.

Initial Visit

Visits are ideal for, but by no means limited to, advising about structural requirements, temperature control, stock rotation examining the work flow of the business; advising about Food Safety Management Systems; mock inspections.

Visits include:

  • Initial consultation
  • 2 hour visit at a time to suit you
  • Written report summarising visit and recommendations


Initial Visit - £134 plus VAT, minimum 2 hour visit.

Follow up Visits

Our intention is for your business to be safe and to achieve the best Food Hygiene Rating.

This service is not available to businesses who have already started trading but have not yet had their first inspection.

Please contact us discuss your specific requirements.


Follow up Visit - £67 per hour plus VAT.

Book a Visit

To book a food hygiene advice visit please contact Shared Regulatory Services and specify whether your business is in Bridgend, Cardiff or the Vale of Glamorgan:

Please note - if you have already started trading we will not be able to visit you until AFTER you have received your first food hygiene inspection. We can visit any business that has received its first inspection or any business which has yet to begin trading.

  • Contact SRS
  • Civic Offices, Holton Road, Barry, CF63 4RU