Food Service License

Food Service License

​​​​​​​The Food Safety Program provides a number of services to ensure the proper handling and distribution of food served to the general public. This includes:

  • Conducting inspections of restaurants, festival food booths, and mobile food vehicles. 
  • Investigations of food-borne illness complaints and outbreaks 
  • Provide Food Safety Education
    • Food Service Managers' Certification Course (fee charged)
    • Food Handling Safety Class (no fee)

Food Service License Application

The following types of food service establishments may renew their existing licenses online.

Previously licensed facilities will receive a pre-printed renewal application form each spring. A new application will be accepted only over the counter at any one of our offices for:

  • New Establishments
  • Change of ownership
  • Change in physical location of establishment
  • Change of license type
  • Multiples
  • Special Transitory Food Unit (STFU)
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Food Service License (Fixed, Mobile, STFU) Fees,
  • 0-24 Seats: $227
  • 25-99 Seats: $267
  • 100+ Seats: $307
  • Commissaries: $227
  • STFU (includes $38 State + $5 Edu Fees): $140
  • Mobile Food Service 
    • Cold Truck/Pushcart:  $115
    • Steam Table Truck: $137
    • Hot Truck: $159
  • Fixed Multiple (inspection fee due at time of licensing): $88

Outstanding re-inspection fees are due at license renewal

Food Service License Application

Online Food Service License Application

Michigan Notification of Intent to Operate a Special Transitory Food Unit (STFU)

Renewal / Late Charges,
  • Late fees apply for applications received after April 30th
  • Additional late fees for applications received after May 31st

Veteran: With Veteran's License - State Fee waived
OCHD Fees:  Includes State Fee and Education Fee
501(c)(3):  State Fee waived, OCHD and Education  Fee still apply

Certified Food Manager Fees,

  • Class Registration: $172
  • Re-Certification Class: $97
  • Re-Test: $60
  • Book Fee (replacement/lost book - test not included) call for cost
Plan Review - Food Establishment,

Click on the links below & print out the materials that you will need to get started with your Plan Review process. 

EFFECTIVE JANUARY 15, 2015, THE FOLLOWING PLAN REVIEW FEES APPLY:

  • Partial Plan Review: $102
  • 0-24 Seats: $132
  • 25-99 Seats: $165
  • 100+ Seats: $198
  • STFU: $137
  • Commissaries: $200
  • Mobile Food Establishments: $102

For further information, please e-mail Josh Nelson or Bob Haralabakos or call (248)424-7191.

Please mail completed Plan Review forms to:
OAKLAND COUNTY HEALTH DIVISION
27725 GREENFIELD ROAD
SOUTHFIELD, MI 48076

Related Links

Temporary Food License Fees,
  • Temp Food License (2 working days prior to event): $54
  • Temp Food License (less than 2 working days prior to event): $64
  • Temp Food License (collected in field): $74
  • Temp Food License - multiple inspections under one license: $47

Michigan Temporary Food Establishment License Application Fillable PDF

Inspection Fees,
  • ​Food Re-Inspection Fee: $50
  • STFU Inspection: $90
  • ​Ice Cream Truck Inspection: $22​
Appeal Fees,
  • ​Appeals & Other Requests: $100
  • Special Sanitary Code Appeal Board Meeting:$300
  • Sanitary Code Appeal Board Fee for On-Site Inspection:$50​

 Click on the below E-Health icon to complete your online Application

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 Contact Us

  • 248-858-1312 Pontiac
  • 248-424-7190 Southfield