Food hygiene ratings

How business ratings are decided, what to do to get a good score, and how to contest a rating.

Find out the food hygiene ratings of food outlets

You can search for ratings for local businesses and anywhere else the scheme is being operated in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Do it online

Look up a food hygiene rating on

Businesses are also given a window sticker and certificate showing their rating. They are encouraged to display these at their premises in places where you can easily see them when you visit. Display is voluntary at the moment.