Food hygiene

Food hygiene re-inspection and re-score

If your business currently has a food hygiene rating, you can -

  • request a revisit and rescore
  • appeal against a score
  • outline actions taken after an inspection. This is known as right to reply

All the above documents can be downloaded.

You can request and pay for your food hygiene re-score and re-inspection online.

You need your 6 digit reference number. You can find this in the top right corner of your original rating score letter.

The fee for this service is £242. This fee came into place from 1 April 2023.



Make a secure payment anytime with myPayments. You need -

  • your debit or credit card
  • your PayPal account login details
  • an email address to be sent a receipt. This is optional

Pay your re-inspection and re-score fee (opens in new window)