Food business registrations

Learn about your obligations as a food business in Lower Hutt.

Food Act 2014

The Food Act 2014 came into force on 1 March 2016.

Registering a food business

If you are opening a food business you will need a Notice of Registration prior to opening.

Registering a food stall

If you're starting up a food stall and trading on a regular basis, you'll need to register it with us.

Registering a domestic (home) kitchen

If you plan to operate a commercial food business out of your home, here are your legal responsibilities under the Food Act 2014.

Renewing your registration

Your Notice of Registration needs to be renewed if you plan to continue running your food business.

Fees and charges

Fees and charges for food business registrations in all risk categories.

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