Permanent Food Service Establishment or Restaurant

Is this the first time you’ve applied for a food permit for this business?

 
If you have never applied for a food permit for your food establishment, follow the steps below:

  • Fill out the Food Permit for a Permanent Food Service Establishment or restaurant
  • Bring your completed form to the Environmental Health Division at the McLean County Health Department, 200 W. Front St., Room 204, Bloomington, IL 61701.You must be approved by the Health Department and have your food establishment assigned to a class before a fee can be determined for your food permit

Are you renewing an existing food permit for PERMANENT food establishment?


If nothing has changed for your business (such as hours of operation), you may be able to pay your renewal fee online. Follow the instructions below.

  • Submit your Permanent Food Permit
  • Pay at Gov-pay.com. Or by phone at (309) 888-5482
  • Or, you can mail or bring your form and payment to: McLean County Health Department, 200 W. Front St., Room 204, Bloomington, IL 61701. Ph.: Fax: (309) 888-5506

If there have been any changes to your business (such as hours of operation, foods served, or seating capacity) you must bring your completed food permit form to the Environmental Health Division so that it your new food class and fee can be determined.

Please note: Food permit fees can not be refunded once paid.