Primary Authority is a means for a business to receive assured and tailored advice on Environmental Health, Licensing and Trading Standards matters. If your business trades online, across multiple local authority areas or if your business trades in one local authority area you can enter into a legal partnership with a single authority, who becomes your ‘Primary Authority’.
The benefits of a Primary Authority Partnership are:
The City of Wolverhampton Council can offer businesses Primary Authority Partnerships, providing:
We offer an initial introductory consultation to discuss the needs of your business, free of charge. Simply contact us to book an appointment.
Thereafter, the Primary Authority Partnership will comprise various activities depending on your business requirements:
30 minutes free of charge, to discuss the needs of your business.
Initial set up meetings and opportunity to meet with the business, preparation and application process to the Better Regulation Delivery Office (BRDO).
Issuing assured advice and guidance that, provided it is followed, exempts your business from related enforcement action.
Development of inspection plans and distribution onto BRDO website.
The handling of enquiries/requests for data from Enforcement bodies.
Comprehensive advice and guidance on compliance matters, including meeting with the business.
Review of policies, procedures and systems, action plans for the direction of the partnership.
Development and delivery of training courses of various subjects within legal compliance.