Any place selling pre-packaged, manufactured items is considered a retail food outlet. This includes:
- Grocery stores
- Convenience stores
- Concession stands
Permits and fees
All food service establishments are required to have a food permit in order to operate.
In addition to completing the food permit application, those operating an establishment must also pay an annual food permit fee.
|Size||Food Permit Fee|
|1,000 square feet or fewer||$90|
|1,001 to 10,000 square feet||$155|
|10,001 to 20,000 square feet||$215|
|20,001 to 30,000 square feet||$250|
|More than 30,000 square feet||$375|
If you have questions about food permits, please contact the Health Department or call 859-341-4151.