Hertfordshire Catering Limited (Hertfordshire Council)

  • Address: Mundells, Welwyn Garden City
    AL7 1FT


Our commitment to the Armed Forces Covenant

​Hertfordshire Catering Limited is partner company of Hertfordshire County Council and comes under their Covenant. Hertfordshire County Council have been recognised by The Ministry of Defence for our long-term commitment to the Armed Forces. The Council have signed up to the Armed Forces Covenant, known as Hertfordshire Heroes and have been awarded the Gold Award. We are one of 100 employers, including just 23 local authorities, to receive an Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award in 2019.

About us

Hertfordshire Catering Limited is an award-winning specialist caterer with a foundation in the education sector. We provide quality services to academies, colleges and schools whilst maintaining a clear social ethos and bringing the acumen drive and passion of a rapidly growing commercial organisation.

At HCL our core aim is to improve school meals and make lunchtime a positive and integral part of a child’s school experience. That’s why we are so passionate about fresh, local and seasonal ingredients that help us to provide dishes that are not only popular with students but also comply with healthy eating standards and guidelines.

Our meals are fun, nutritious and delivered by a dedicated team of catering professionals with a focus on taste, value and quality. We can do this by ensuring that we use raw ingredients from a supply chain with a proven track record. We deliver dishes with a focus on taste, value and reassurance of the provenance of our meals.

Our Vision is to become the First Choice in Education catering, renowned for achieving excellence in service delivery and keeping our customers at the heart of everything we do. Our Mission is to be committed to consistently deliver an exemplary service, by focusing on improving our customers’ experience.