There are different regulations and regulatory bodies that you need to deal with, depending on the kind of business you are. The images below will help you decide what regulation applies to your business.
Looking after the health, safety and welfare of employees and others such as customers
All aspects of consumer protection, trading legislation and specific trading topics such as illicit alcohol and age related sales
OK – but not the smartest move. In some areas you are held responsible the minute you set up your business. Its far better to be proactive and find out what is relevant to you and what you need to do, than to risk fines or your business having to close. If you are really confused then simply press ASK PHIL below and an agent will help you decide what to do next.
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