Story: Public health

Food safety

Food safety

Along with central government, local councils also have food safety responsibilities. Wellington City Council officer Mr Smythe is taking swabs from cups at Le Normandie restaurant in 1962.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Public health - Managing public health', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 3 June 2023)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 7 Jul 2019 with assistance from Richard Edwards