Business Business Rates Access your Business Rates account, how to pay Business Rates and whether you're eligible for a reduction. Economic Development This section provides information that is aimed at start-up and existing businesses, as well as those looking to relocate into the South Holland district. Environmental Health training Find out about training offered by ehcUK, our environmental health consultancy service. Food Safety We are responsible for inspecting all food establishments across South Holland, but only those selling food directly to the public will receive a National Food Hygiene rating. Health and Safety We carry out regular checks on offices, shops, warehouses, places used for leisure activities and other non-industrial premises. Licensing We provide licences for alcohol and entertainment, taxis, gambling, animal welfare, street trading and charity collections, scrap metal dealers and sex establishments. Selling to the Council Find out about business contract opportunities with us and our procurement terms.