Torbay Council

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Environmental Health

Traditional Environmental Health services have been grouped together with licensing, trading standards, street wardens, etc. to form the Community Safety Business Unit. The department now has responsibility for a wide range of public health, safety & welfare functions. Many are commonly know, such as Food Safety & Trading Standards; to the more unusual such as a wide range of Licensing activities & the monitoring of School Meals.
Although the Business Unit has responsibility for enforcing numerous pieces of legislation, the use of enforcement powers is just one of the tools we use to promote and protect public safety & health.
The Business Unit comprises the following teams:
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