Hampshire County Council Catering Services (HC3S)

Nutritional Standards

Our menus comply with the Government's final food based and nutritional standards

Information including ingredients and nutritional content is available to students, staff and parents upon request.

We ensure that all our suppliers premises, their delivery vehicles as well as the products they provide, are subjected to rigorous inspections on a regular basis.

All suppliers provide a specification for each food product supplied, detailing the ingredients and nutritional elements.

We use Hampshire Scientific Services to regularly and randomly sample the content of the food for composition.

We do this to:

  • ·Verify the authenticity of ingredients

  • ·Ensure the food does not contain any genetically modified ingredients

  • ·Quality audit manufacturer's premises and processes