Are you looking for information on a particular area of the law or regulation?  The links below offer guidance on a number of regulatory areas, which as a business owner, you need to be aware of.

Planning Regulations

Useful planning links and contacts

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Planning permission – is it necessary?

HM Revenue & Customs

Useful links and contacts

HM Rev

Self-employment
National Insurance

 Environmental Health

Useful links and contacts

Environ

Waste
Protection from Pollution
Nuisance

Building Regulations

Useful links and contacts

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 Building Regulations
 Compliance – Things to consider

Licensing

Useful links and contacts

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Alcohol, Entertainment and Gaming Licenses.  Other Licenses  (Mobile Catering, Taxis, Hairdressing or Houses in multiple occupation) 

Employment

Useful links and contacts

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Employment – What you need to know 

Fire Safety

Fire Safety useful links and contacts

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The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order – Your responsibility

Food Safety 

Food Safety useful links and contacts

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Food Safety & Hygiene – What do I need to do?

Business Continuity

Useful links and contacts

Buss Cont

Important things to consider
Surviving unexpected incidents

Trading Standards 

Useful links and contacts 

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Consumer Safety
Fair Trading
Food Composition
Animal Welfare (Farms)

Health and Safety

Useful links and contacts 

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Workplaces  & Safety Principles

Other Important Issues

Help

Useful links and contacts for:

Business Rates
Intellectual Property
Business Planning
Access to Finance

 

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Talk to your local regulator

Visit www.talktoreg.co.uk
or fill in the Online Enquiry Form

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