Food Safety Fact Sheets

Hawkesbury City Council assists in delivering food safety information to its' residents. These facts sheets have been developed by the Food Safety Information Council on a range of matters integral to food safety.

The Food Safety Information Council overlooks initiatives for Food Safety Week.

This years food safety week will be held 10 – 16 October. The theme is ‘Safe food – smart and great value’. It will focus on food safety in the light of Australians now cooking and entertaining more at home, and seeking good value.

Smart shopping, storing food and cooking will be highlighted.

More information on Food Week will be available as the year progresses.

Food Safety Fact Sheets

Additional fact sheets are available at

Web Resources

Food Safety Information Council - Delivering food safety information to consumers
Food Standards of Australia and New Zealand - Developing Australasian food standards
NSW Food Authority - NSW food regulation network including food notification

Further Information

For further information regarding food safety, contact the Regulatory Services Branch on Phone (02) 4560 4444.

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