Retail Food Establishment Licenses

Notice

El Paso County Public Health will be CLOSED Thursday and Friday, November 27 and 28, 2014, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

 

Retail food establishments are required to be licensed in Colorado in accordance with Colorado Revised Statutes 25-4-1610 (1) (b)

Listed below are links to information and forms for obtaining a retail food establishment license in El Paso County.

To open a New Retail Food Establishment

  • Complete a request  for a plan review
  • Complete a plan review application
  • Provide us with your owner/contractor contact information
  • Apply for a Colorado retail food establishment license
  • Brochure: How to Open A New Retail Food Establishment
  • Download complete packet 

To Reopen an Existing Retail Food Establishment (Without Extensive Remodeling)

  • Complete a request  for a change of ownership inspection
  • Provide us with your owner/contractor contact information
  • Apply for a Colorado retail food establishment license
  • Download complete packet

If You Are Remodeling a Retail Food Establishment

  • Complete a request  for a plan review
  • Complete a plan review application
  • Provide us with your owner/contractor contact information
  • Apply for a Colorado retail food establishment license
  • Download complete packet

To Operate a new Mobile Unit

Reopen an Existing Mobile Unit

  • Apply for a Colorado retail food establishment license
  • Complete a request  for a plan review
  • Provide us with your owner/contractor contact information
  • Complete a Certificate of Commissary
  • Brochure: Mobile Retail Food Opening Guidelines
  • Download a complete packet