Approved milk and dairy product establishments

Last updated:
14 July 2016
Under food hygiene legislation, food businesses handling milk and dairy products require approval unless they benefit from specific exemptions.

Lists of approved milk and dairy products establishments can be found at the links below. There are about 1,200 establishments on the lists, which are published here in Microsoft Excel format and updated monthly.

In GB, all establishments handling liquid milk and dairy products are approved by local authorities and are subject to official controls enforced and executed by local authorities.

In NI, standalone liquid milk establishments are approved by the Food Standards Agency and subject to official controls enforced and executed by DARD, Agri-food Inspection Branch (AfIB), on behalf of FSA in NI.

Stand alone dairy product establishments are approved by the District Councils and are subject to official controls enforced and executed by the District Councils.

Liquid milk establishments integrated with dairy product establishments are approved by the Food Standards Agency. These integrated establishments are subject to joint enforcement by DARD, Agri-food Inspection Branch (AfIB), on behalf of FSA in NI and the District Council.

For further information about approved milk and dairy product establishments please refer to the Food Law Code of Practice and Practice Guidance for the relevant country or contact:

Food Standards Agency England
Email: LaHygieneEnquiries@foodstandards.gsi.gov.uk

List of approved milk and dairy establishments

The list of approved milk and dairy products establishments is updated monthly, in Microsoft Excel format.

Disclaimer

Please note that the lists of approved milk and dairy establishments include information provided by local authorities. Therefore, the lists themselves and the spreadsheets may not be entirely accurate or completely up-to-date.