Whether you operate a food establishment or would like to sell homemade foods, there are permits, applications, and registrations you need to know about.
If you're a restaurant owner, you can download the permits you need to start or expand your food service business.
Look through our booklet, Answers for Food Service Operators (PDF). You'll find answers to questions about
Contact the McLean County Health Department to pay fees directly or by mail:McLean County Health Department200 W Front Street, Room 204Bloomington, IL 61701
Phone: 309-888-5482 or Fax: 309-888-5506
If you are renewing a Food Permit with no changes, you can pay online. Be aware that once you pay your food permit fees, they cannot be refunded if your project is canceled.
Be sure to check out the Restaurant Opening Sign Packet. These are signs you'll be required to print and display at your food service establishment.
Ready to get started? Go to the links below to apply for your food permit.