Food Safety - Food Forms & Applications

 

Application & Permit

To file a Retail Food Establishment application, download and complete an Application & Permit Document (DHEC 1769) and submit it to any DHEC office along with the appropriate fee. If you have any questions, please call your local Environmental Affairs Office for assistance.

2019 Retail Food Establishment Fees

New retail food establishments and those applying for a change of ownership will need to pay the new initial permit fee of one hundred dollars ($100.00) plus the applicable annual inspection fee, which is based on the anticipated gross sales of food and food products as identified in the table below, at the time the application is submitted. This total fee will never be less than a total of $200.00. The fee shall be paid prior to the issuance of a permit.

Tier Initial Permit
Fee
Annual Inspection
Fee
Total Application
Fee
$0 - $250,000 $100 $100 $200
$250,001 - $500,000 $100 $150 $250
$500,001 - $750,000 $100 $200 $300
$750,001 - $1,000,000 $100 $250 $350
$1,000,001 - $1,250,000 $100 $300 $400
$1,250,001 - $1,500,000 $100 $350 $450
$1,500,001 - $1,750,000 $100 $400 $500
$1,750,001 and above $100 $450 $550

Supplemental Forms & Applications

Special Process & Variance Forms

 

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