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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 5610


  • Section: I - Accommodation and food service activities
  • Division: 56 - Food and beverage service activities
  • Group: 561 - Restaurants and mobile food service activities
  • Class: 5610 - Restaurants and mobile food service activities

Explanatory note

This class includes the provision of food services to customers, whether they are served while seated or serve themselves from a display of items, whether they eat the prepared meals on the premises, take them out or have them delivered. This includes the preparation and serving of meals for immediate consumption from motorized vehicles or non-motorized carts.

This class includes activities of:
- restaurants
- cafeterias
- fast-food restaurants
- pizza delivery
- take-out eating places
- ice cream truck vendors
- mobile food carts
- food preparation in market stalls

This class also includes:
- restaurant and bar activities connected to transportation, when carried out by separate units

This class excludes:
- concession operation of eating facilities, see 5629

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