Lambton Public Health

Restaurants and Food Premises Convictions

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Health Protection and Promotion Act, R.S.O. 1990, Ontario Regulation 562 (Food Premises)

Lambton Public Health is required by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care to conduct a Food Safety Program which involves the inspection and monitoring of all food premises in Lambton County.

The goal of this program is to improve the health of the population by reducing the incidence of food-borne illness. This is accomplished by conducting inspections of all food premises to ensure compliance with Ontario Regulation 562 (Food Premises) under the Health Protection and Promotion Act (HPPA), R.S.O. 1990. Failure of an establishment to comply with the Food Premises Regulation is subject to legal prosecution.

If you have questions or require further information about food safety programs, please contact Lambton Public Health at 519-383-8331 or toll free 1-800-667-1839 ext. 3575. Office hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Conviction Report:

The following food premises were convicted of an offence under the Health Protection and Promotion Act (HPPA).

Please note: Convictions are posted for a period of one year from the conviction date.

Retro Grill
4352 St. Clair Parkway,
Port Lambton, ON
N0P 2B0
Charge Description: Store potentially hazardous foods at internal temperature between 4°C and 60°C
Fine: $465
Offence Date: July 26, 2018
Conviction Date: August 23, 2018

Dempsey's Bar & Grill
121 Ontario Street
Sarnia, ON
N7T 1K9
Charge Description: Fail to sanitize multi-service articles after use
Fine: $385
Offence Date: February 14, 2019
Conviction Date: February 21, 2019

Related links:

Food Safety 
DineSafe Lambton