Temporary Food Premises

Temporary food premises include tents, marquees and open-air stalls used for the sale of food. Care must be taken at temporary food premises to keep food safe and protected from sunlight, dust, animals, insects and handling by customers.

The following information is provided to assist with the organisation of temporary food premises in a manner that complies with the food safety standards.

The Food Standards Australia New Zealand fact sheet regarding Sausage sizzles can be viewed at sausagesizzlesandbar1478.aspx

A fact sheet on outdoor events is available at the Department of Health website http://www.health.sa.gov.au/pehs/Food/outdoor-events.pdf

A food industry bulletin regarding hand washing at temporary food premises where permanent hand washing facilities are not available can be viewed at Hand Washing at Temporary Food Premises(332 kb)

If you would like to hold a food stall on public land a written request must be made to Attention: Health and Public Safety Department at 6 Dutton Road, Mount Barker or posted to PO Box 54, Mount Barker, SA, 5251 or emailed to council@mountbarker.sa.gov.au

Temporary Food Stall Notification Form

A temporary food stall notification form is required to be completed and lodged with council where a food handling activity is to be held on a once-off basis. The notification form is available below.

Temporary Food Stall Notification - online form