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Food Operations: Inspections and Permitting

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  •  772-221-4090
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    772-221-4967
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    Mailing Address

    3441 Southeast Willoughby Boulevard 

    Stuart, FL 34994 

     

Restaurants & Grocery Stores

Most restaurants in our state are regulated by the Department of Business and Professional Regulation. You can contact them at 850-487-1395 or email, listed at the bottom of this page.

Most grocery stores and convenience stores in our state are regulated by the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. You can contact them at 850-245-5520 or email, listed at the bottom of this page.

Applying for a Food Service Permit

The Florida Department of Health in Martin County regulates food service operations located in schools, correctional facilities, civic and fraternal organizations, bars and lounges that don't prepare foods and theaters that limit their food service to beverages, popcorn, hot dogs and nachos.

You can download Chapter 64E-11 FAC PDF (260 KB) the Plan Review Document (PDF <1mb) by clicking on the respective title. All files are in PDF format. Once the application and the plan review documents are completed, submit them to your local county health department's environmental health section with a set of plans drawn to scale, accompanied with the applicable plan review and permit fees.

Submit a completed Application for Sanitation Certificate (12 KB PDF) to your county health department along with the appropriate permit fee.

View Recent Florida Department of Health Food Service Inspections