We protect public health by permitting and inspecting establishments such as restaurants, school cafeterias, hospital cafeterias, and temporary event vendors (booths at public fairs).
We help to insure that food is prepared and maintained safely to prevent food borne illnesses (salmonella, etc).
We investigate reports of food borne illnesses and work with businesses and citizens to educate and correct deficiencies .
Requirements For Operating A Food Establishment
Requirements For Operating A Temporary Food Service Establishment (Food booth)
Requirements For Operating A Mobile Food Unit (push cart, mobile vehicle)
Review Your Favorite Food Establishment’s Inspection Reports
Virginia Food Regulations
Information you need to provide:
To report a food-borne illness during weekend hours, contact the Charlottesville/Albemarle health Department at (434) 972- 6259 and leave a voicemail message for the Environmental Health Specialist on call.Amelia
VA Food Regulations