All businesses that commence operations in the UK are required to comply and conform to a significant range of government regulations and legislation, some of which are generally applicable to all businesses and other which are industry specific.
The objective of this paper is to provide a brief overview
of the range of legislation and regulations that are
application, including those that are specific to the
grocery business sector. It includes regulation related to
business structure, reporting and taxation, and those that
address health and safety issues that are applicable to
reducing the risk of harm to the workforce and the consumer.