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Infectious diseases

Certain diseases including food poisoning, are notifiable to the local authority. These diseases are infectious and so of public health significance. In order to help maintain Public Health, these diseases are monitored and investigated.

Our food safety team investigate cases of food poisoning, food related illnesses and water bourne infections. For more information about food poisoning visit the NHS choices website

Find out how to make a complaint about food poisoning 

For more information on other notifiable infectious diseases visit the Public Health England website