Opening a Food Business

 
Washington State food safety regulations require new food establishments—or those making menu or equipment changes—to have their plans reviewed and approved by Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department before starting construction or making changes.
 

Submit Your Plans for Review

  1. Complete a Plan Review Packet.
  2. Bring your completed Plan Review Packet and payment to the Health Department. We accept Plan Review Packets Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Or you can mail your completed Plan Review Packet and payment to Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department, 3629 South D St., Tacoma, WA 98418.

Questions?

In-person consultations are available in 30 minute increments Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Or give us a call at (253) 798-4711.