The Council's Food Safety Service protects the health of West Lancashire's residents and visitors by ensuring that all food which is produced and sold in our area is safe for consumption. This is done through a programme of inspections, in addition to the investigation of complaints and incidences of food or water-borne diseases.
There are over 900 registered food premises in the Borough, which include primary producers, manufacturers, retail and catering premises.
The Commercial Safety section is responsible for providing the following food safety services:
Out of hours emergency service is available 24 hour by contacting 01695 577177. An Environmental Health Officer can be contacted through this number in an emergency eg. food poisoning outbreak.
Information for where you live
Community safety enquiry
Write to: Community Services, West Lancashire Borough Council, Robert Hodge Centre, Stanley Way, Skelmersdale, WN8 8EE