Borough of Poole Council FHRS Audit

Last updated:
25 May 2017
This is a report on the outcomes of the Food Standards Agency’s (FSA’s) audit of the Borough of Poole Council conducted between 22th and 23th March 2016 at Unit 1&2, New Fields Business Park, Stinsford Road, Poole BH17 0NF. The audit was carried out as part of a programme of audits on local authority (LA) operation of the Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS).

The audit focused on the LA’s operation of the FHRS with reference to the FHRS Brand Standard, the Framework Agreement and the Food Law Code of Practice (FLCoP). This included organisation and management, resources, development and implementation of appropriate control procedures, reporting of data, premises database, training of authorised officers and internal monitoring. Views on the operation of the FHRS were sought to inform FSA policy development.