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Cart Mobile Food Facility Permit Requirements:

  1. Submit plans of cart with required fee to Environmental Health. Fill out Plan Check Application and submit with applicable Checklist. See checklist below for items required on plans. Refer to Plumbing Diagram Example for plumbing requirements.
  2. Once plans are approved and cart is constructed to plans, fill out Mobile Permit Application Packet for permit.
  3. Once application packet is approved, inspection will be conducted to ensure cart meets approved plans.
  4. Permitted cart must be stored at and work in conjunction with an approved commissary.
  5. If parked longer than one hour, cart must have a restroom agreement and approval from the local Zoning/Building Department.




Contact Information

Public Health Division
County of Sonoma
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Contact us by Phone
Office Location
625 5th Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
38.441823, -122.7137698

Current Fee Schedule

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Fees for Fiscal Year 2021-2022 for all Environmental Health programs

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The California Retail Food Code

CalCode establishes uniform statewide health and sanitation standards for retail food facilities.

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