If you are looking at selling or purchasing a registered Food, Health or Accommodation Premises you can request an Inspection of the premises prior to purchasing. A requested inspection provides a current status report of the premise and will identify any compliance issues prior to the business changing hands.
Complete the below form and submit with your payment.
Food, Health or Accommodation Premises - Request an inspection form(PDF, 628KB)
If you are a prospective purchaser requesting an inspection you will also need the current business owner to complete and submit a Consent to Release Information.
Food, Health or Accommodation Premises-Consent to release info form(PDF, 146KB)
Once you have purchased a premises you will need to apply to Transfer or Register.
As of 1st July 2021, prospective proprietors who wish to transfer a Food Act registration will no longer be able to do so - instead, they will be required to apply for a new registration.
Transfer Accommodation Business
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