Environmental Health Office
1113 East Oglethorpe Hwy.
P.O. Box 231
Hinesville, GA 31310
Phone: (912) 368-5520
Fax: (912) 368-5014
Hours of operation:
Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. (appointments can be scheduled after 2 p.m.)
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 the Liberty County Health Department, 1113 E. Oglethorpe Hwy., Hinesville, GA 31310.
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
Food Service Rules (511-6-1) (Effective 11/01/15)
Rule Changes & Additions Summary Brochure:
Mobile-Extended Food Service
*(Permit application for mobile/extended food service units)*
Mobile and Extended FS Unit Permit Application
Food Service Establishment/Mobile Food Service Operations
*(Permit application for food service establishments and mobile/extended food service base of operations)*
Food Service Application
Temporary Food Service Establishment
Temp FS Vendor Application
Temporary Food Service Establishment Organizer
Make sure food safety standards are being met to ensure the health and safety of patrons attending temporary events:
ServSafe® Manager’s Certification Course – This 2-day course is primarily offered to certify managers. An exam is administered at the conclusion of the second day of instruction. Upon satisfactory completion, a certificate will be issued. The cost is $200 per person for the Manager’s Certification Course. Classes will be taught at the Coastal Electric Cooperative located at 1265 S. Coastal Hwy. in Midway.
2019 ServSafe® Manager’s Certification Course Dates in Liberty County:
Click here to download the registration form:
SERVSAFE CLASS REGISTRATION FORM 2018 Fillable