Food premises closures rise 77% over breaches

“Unsafe food safety practices or non-compliance with food legislation is not tolerated by inspection officers. There is absolutely no excuse for negligent practices.“

4th July, 2013

The number of premises ordered to close for breaches of food safety regulations has risen by 77 per cent since last year.

Seven closure orders and one prohibition order were served on food businesses last month for breaches of food safety legislation, according to the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI)

Closure orders were issued by HSE environmental health officers against the New Jasmine House restaurant in Kiltimagh, Co Mayo, the Canton House restaurant in Millstreet,...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago