Food Service Permit Applications
All food service permit applications for Savannah's St. Patrick's Day festivities MUST be completed and turned in to the Chatham County Environmental Health office by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 28. The Chatham County Environmental Health office is located inside the Chatham County Health Department at 1395 Eisenhower Drive.
Effective immediately, Verification of Residency for Public Benefits affidavits must be collected from operators/owners of all new facilities that require permits from the state of Georgia or a specific county. This includes Food Service, Tourist Accommodations, Body Art, and Public Swimming Pools that operate for a fee. These forms must be submitted with the respective permit application and notarized. The affidavit can be downloaded here: GC09008B Public Benefits Affidavit
Applications must be submitted for new food service establishments, mobile food service units, and temporary food service establishments. Completed applications, along with fees, should be returned to the Environmental Health Division of your county health department.
To download the application for mobile food service unit and extended food service units, click here:Application for Mobile Food Service Unit and Extended Food Service Unit Permit
To download the application for food service establishments and mobile food service operations, click here: Food Service Est. & Mobile Food Svs. Op. Permit
To download the application for temporary food service establishments, click here: Temporary Food Svs. Permit App. Packet
Make sure food safety standards are being met to ensure the health and safety of patrons attending temporary events: