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Apply for a New Seating Establishment License and Plan Review at the Same Time

Florida law requires owners of new public food service and new owners of existing establishments to obtain a license from the division before operating. In addition, plan review is required when the establishment is: 1) newly built, 2) converted from another use, 3) extensively remodeled or 4) re-opened after being closed at least 1 year. If you want to apply for your plan review and food service license separately, please return to the previous screen and choose the appropriate plan review or license application. The application below is for a new seating Food Service Establishment license with plan review.

Application Requirements:
 
  • Application: You are on track to apply for a new Seating Establishment License with plan review. Please take a moment to briefly review our Guide to Permanent Food Service page. It covers the application process, plan review requirements and includes tips to ensure your application is approved quickly. When ready, apply using the links at the bottom of this page.

  • Plan Review: To complete this application you will need to upload digital copies of your plans (drawing) and menu during the online application process.
    Scaled Drawing: A scaled drawing of the establishment showing the all of the food service related equipment/fixtures.
    Menu: A copy of the proposed menu.


If you have questions or need assistance in completing this application, please call the Customer Contact Center at 850-487-1395.


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2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee FL 32399 :: Email: Customer Contact Center :: Customer Contact Center: 850.487.1395

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