110 Temp Event - Man BBQ Chicken

Temporary Food Establishment Permit

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What is a temporary food establishment?

A temporary food establishment sells, samples or gives away food:

  • At a fixed location.
  • For up to 21 consecutive days.
  • In conjunction with a single event (like a fair, festival, fundraiser or other public event).

People or groups who will operate a temporary food establishment must get a Temporary Food Establishment Permit.

How do I apply for a permit?

Want more information?


Call (253) 798-4709 or email food@tpchd.org.


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