Northampton Borough Council Assurance Audit

Last updated:
26 July 2017
This is a report on the outcomes of the Food Standards Agency’s (FSA’s) audit of Food Hygiene Service Delivery, focussing on Service Organisation, Management and Internal Monitoring Arrangements, conducted at Northampton Borough Council on the 29 March 2017. The audit was carried out as part of a programme of audits on local authorities (LA) in England.

The audit examined the Authority’s organisation, management, and internal monitoring arrangements with regard to food hygiene law enforcement. Assurance was sought that key authority food hygiene systems were in place and effective, including suitable arrangements for the internal monitoring of official controls delivered by the Service. The on-site element of the audit took place at The Guildhall, St. Giles Square, Northampton, NN1 1DE.