Dear Food Business Operator,

Allergen labelling laws for pre-packed for direct sale (PPDS) foods change on 1 October 2021. 

Get ready with @foodgov’s guides for: 

  • Bakeries 
  • Butchers 
  • Caterers 
  • Mobile sellers 
  • Restaurant and cafes 
  • Schools 
  • Takeaways 

For more info: (redirects to

Online training is also available here:

If you have any queries relating to the interpretation or implementation of this guidance, you can get in touch with our colleagues in Trading Standards by emailing, calling 0300 123 2329 or by emailing us at

Kind regards,

Food Safety Team