Health (Food Hygiene) Regulations 1993
Part 11-Miscellaneous

11/Nov/1998 - Current (at 31 Dec 2005)
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    55. Possession or use of unsound food prohibited

    (1) A proprietor of food premises or a food vehicle must not

    (a) possess food

    (i) for sale; or

    (ii) for use in the preparation of food for sale;

    (b) use food or supply food for use in the preparation of food for sale; or

    (c) sell food,

    if it

    (d) is mouldy, fermented or otherwise deteriorated;

    (e) is damaged, perished or otherwise contaminated;

    (f) is contained in packages or cans that are in a blown, excessively dented, leaking or rusted condition, or otherwise damaged so that the contents may be damaged, deteriorated, perished or contaminated; or

    (g) exhibits any sign of being in a condition specified in paragraph (d) or (e).

    (2) A proprietor who contravenes subregulation (1) commits an offence.

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