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FOI 14383

Menu Breaches

Request

Under the freedom of information act 2000 I request the following information:

1. The number of menu description* breaches / non compliance recorded


at establishments such as restaurants and takeaways inspected in 2016/17 (to date), 2015/16, 2014/15 and 2013/14.



2. Details of the aforementioned establishments including their name and details of the breach / problems found.



a. if possible, please split these into which area of menu description rules was breached - i.e. was it mislabelled as home-made, vegetarian etc.



3. the number of establishments that failed to accurately declare food allergens on their menus (including risks of cross-contamination) in 2016/17 (to date), 2015/16, 2014/15 and 2013/14.



4. Details of the aforementioned establishments including their name and details of the breach / problems found.



5. The total number of establishments under your remit.



* based on trading standards rules, there are regulations about when labelling something 'home-made,' 'fresh,' or 'vegetarian' etc., as well as rules on labelling foods as genetically modified.


Response

We are not a Trading Standards authority so are not involved in the above mentioned.