Created on 2008-01-01 Updated on 2014-09-03 Released on 2014-09-09

Fats, Oils & Greases (FOG) Licences Register

Register of all FOG licenses issued to food service establishments This dataset contains a register of all Fats Oils & Greases (FOG) licenses issued to food service establishments in Dublin City. The FOG programme was put in place in 2008 to reduce waste grease discharges from clogging the city's sewers and is licensable under the Water Pollution Acts. Information fields contain a list of facilities, their addresses,licence number as well as the type of facility, which include: Fast Food Restaurant'Full Service Restaurant'Drive through (only) Restaurant'Seasonal Restaurant'Coffee Shop'Bakery'Supermarket'Hospital'Nursing Home'School/College/University Canteen'Club/Organization Canteen'Company/Office Building Canteen'Other'Guess House'Public House 'Convenience Store/Deli 'Hotel 'This datasets can be read in conjunction with the drainage maintenance cleaning programme dataset for Dublin City, which contains a field to indicate if grease was found in a cleaned drain, thus feeding into the FOG inspections.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Organisation Contact Email info@dublinked.ie
Organisation Contact Name Data Officer
Organisation Contact Phone 01 2222812
Target Audience Data Scientist
Category Transport and Infrastructure
Update Frequency As Required
Date Range 2008-01-01 to 2014-09-03
Conforms To https://data.gov.ie/technical-framwork
Purpose of Collection This data was collected to keep a register of all FOG licenses issued to food service establishments and to feed into the drain maintenance and cleaning programme.
Use Constraints This dataset was collected for internal use and the accuracy of information contained within cannot be verified in relation to facility closures etc

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