What is a food control plan?
He aha te mahere whakahaere mahi kai?
A food control plan sets out the steps for food businesses to follow to make food that is safe to eat. Businesses making or selling higher-risk foods are more likely to register under a food control plan.
To work out whether your business should operate under a food control plan, use Where Do I Fit?
tool in The Ministry of Primary Industries website.
There are two types of food control plans:
You'll need to register your plan every year and have it checked by the ministry.
|Apply for food registration||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/licences-regulations/business-licences/food-businesses-quality-grading/open-food-business/apply-food-registration||Apply for food registration||Guide to applying for food registration and choosing the food plan that suits your business.||Guide||aspx|
|Check if you need a food control plan or national programme||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/licences-regulations/business-licences/food-businesses-quality-grading/open-food-business/Pages/food-control-plan-or-national-programme.aspx||Check if you need a food control plan or national programme||Find out if you need a food control plan or national programme.||aspx|
|Inspection (verification) of your food business||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/licences-regulations/business-licences/food-businesses-quality-grading/open-food-business/Pages/inspections-for-your-food-business.aspx||Inspection (verification) of your food business||All food businesses need an inspection to receive a food grade. This is referred to as verification.||aspx|
|Running a home-based food business||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/licences-regulations/business-licences/food-businesses-quality-grading/open-food-business/Pages/running-a-home-based-food-business.aspx||Running a home-based food business||Find out what factors you need to consider before opening a home-based food business.||aspx|
|Taking over an existing food business||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/licences-regulations/business-licences/food-businesses-quality-grading/open-food-business/Pages/taking-over-an-existing-food-business.aspx||Taking over an existing food business||Find out what you need to do when you take over an existing food business.||aspx|
|What is a national programme?||https://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/licences-regulations/business-licences/food-businesses-quality-grading/open-food-business/Pages/what-is-a-national-programme.aspx||What is a national programme?||Find out what a food national programme is.||aspx|