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Apply for a Change of Ownership of an Existing Catering Establishment License (With or without Plan Review)

Florida law requires owners of new public food service and new owners of existing establishments to obtain a license from the division before operating. The application process described below is for a change of ownership for a Catering Food Service Establishment license.

Application Requirements:
  • Catering Application: You are on track to apply for a Change of Ownership for a Catering license. Below you will choose with or with out plan review. If you have not already, please briefly review our Guide to Catering and Plan Review pages and determine whether plan review is required. These pages cover the licensing process, application requirements, sharing a kitchen and include helpful tips to ensure your application is approved quickly. When ready, apply using one of the links at the bottom of this page.

  • Plan Review: To complete the plan review portion of this application you will need to upload digital copies of your plans and menu during the online application process. If you are unsure if plan review is required review the Plan Review page on our site. 

    • Scaled Drawing: A scaled drawing of the establishment showing the premises and all of the food service related equipment/fixtures.
    • Menu: A copy of the proposed menu.
  • Applying: For fastest turnaround apply online using the ''Apply Online!'' link at the bottom of this page. If applying by mail use one of the applications below.

    Printable paper applications:

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

Apply Using Online Services

Offline Application is not available
2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee FL 32399 :: Email: Customer Contact Center :: Customer Contact Center: 850.487.1395