The number of WA food venues found in breach of the Food Act during 2018 has reached 15, with a suburban café being the latest convicted for temperature and handwashing issues.
Local government Environmental Health Officers routinely assess and monitor food businesses for compliance with food legislation. They work to improve standards and encourage food businesses to adopt processes that meet health and hygiene requirements.
Information about food businesses and individuals that have been convicted of an offence under the Food Act 2008 can be found by searching “food offenders list”. Once published, a conviction will remain on this web based publication for 24 months from the date of conviction.
A list of recent offenders can be found using the link below: