Food business establishment approval

If you produce products of animal origin - meat, fish, dairy or eggs and supply these to other food business establishments you must apply for approval before you register. If you are unsure whether you require approval please call us on 01304 812216 or email

1. Download and complete the application form

Right-click the link below and select the 'Save' option

Fill in the form in your own time and when you're ready, return to this page to complete the application.

2. Submit the application

Now it's time to upload:

  • Your completed application form
  • A copy of the required documents

Privacy Statement

To provide this service Dover District Council will collect and process personal information. We may check some of the information with other sources (e.g. government departments and other councils) to verify your identity and ensure that the information you have provided is accurate.

Your personal information is being processed because it is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation or for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest.

Please refer to our Corporate Privacy Notice for further details on how we process your personal information and your rights. This is also available in other formats (e.g. print).