Environmental Health Office
1335 GA Highway 57
P.O. Box 231
Townsend, GA 31331
Phone: (912) 832-5473
Fax: (912) 832-5509
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 McIntosh County Health Department, 1335 GA Hwy. 57, Townsend, GA 31331.
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 and Regulations
Rules & Regulations Food Service Chapter 511-6-1
Normas y regulaciones Servicio de alimentos, Capítulo 511-6-1
Food Service Forms & Information
Make sure food safety standards are being met to ensure the health and safety of patrons attending temporary events: