Regulation and Compliance

Ensuring your business operates legally and fairly

Knowledge

guide Food Safety Legislation
Food Safety Legislation applies to any firm that is involved in the production, processing, storage, distribution and sale of food.
guide An Introduction to Health & Safety
Every employer must comply with health and safety regulations intended to protect people such as employees, customers or members of the public.

Resources

Engineering Employers Federation (EEF), The Manufacturers' Organisation

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A membership organisation the EEF is the representative voice of British manufacturing, both in the UK and Europe With free access to industry experts, in addition to bespoke business support and industry information. Their in-house team of policy experts produce highly respected research papers across all areas of manufacturing, from skills to economic growth. They also have a commercial business which offers tailored support services – HR and Legal, Health and Safety as well as skills training packages. We operate a state-of-the art Technology Training Centre in Aston, Birmingham which has been designed to provide hands-on training on the very latest equipment and machinery found in manufacturing and engineering environments. There, EEF offers manufacturing apprenticeships up to degree level, with a residential option so companies across the UK can benefit.

eef.org.uk

Food safety in Wiltshire - Keeping you up-to-date

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Are you aware that the Food Standards Agency regularly issue alerts advising people of food product recall notices? These alerts notify the public of foods which may pose a food safety or food allergen risk to consumers and the decision to remove these from distribution and sale. Sometimes these foods may have already been purchased. From time to time we will also highlight some of the particular high profile notices so please follow us on Twitter for those. For more information about food safety in Wiltshire please visit Wiltshire Council's Food safety and standards pages.

wiltshire.gov.uk/env-health

Food safety in Swindon -Keeping you up-to-date

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Are you aware that the Food Standards Agency regularly issue alerts advising people of food product recall notices? These alerts notify the public of foods which may pose a food safety or food allergen risk to consumers and the decision to remove these from distribution and sale. Sometimes these foods may have already been purchased. From time to time we will also highlight some of the particular high profile notices so please follow us on Twitter for those.

swindon.gov.uk/info/20088/food_safety

Family Business Support - Institute of Family Business

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IFB is the UK’s family business organisation, supporting and promoting the UK family-owned business sector through events, networking, representation, thought leadership and analysis. Their network is open exclusively to family business owners and managers - by families, for families.

IFB.org.uk

Legal forms and templates

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LawDepot is a leading publisher of do-it-yourself legal forms. Customize legal templates such as wills, prenups and more

LawDepot

UK Business Information Portal (Great Business)

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Comprehensive range of support, advice and inspiration for growing your business.

GreatBusiness

The Institute of Directors - Encouraging entrepreneurial activity

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The IoD is the UK’s longest-running organisation for professional leaders, dedicated to supporting its members, encouraging entrepreneurial activity and promoting responsible business practice for the benefit of the business community and society as a whole.

IOD.com

Planning - Guidance on when permission is required

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Guidance setting out when planning permission is required and different types of planning permission which may be granted

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