Cottage Food Operation Class B Inspection
What is this service?
Request an inspection of your home located within San Luis Obispo County where Cottage Food Operation Class B operations are performed.
A Cottage Food Operation is an enterprise at a private home where specific low-risk food products that do not require refrigeration are made or prepackaged for sale to consumers.
View a list of approved Cottage Food Operators. (List updated April 2017)
Who can use this service?
This service is available to all Cottage Food Operation Class B operators either confirmed as required to be regulated by the Environmental Health Services Division or new Cottage Food Operation Class B operators looking to obtain an initial inspection to receive a health permit.
Is there a charge for this service?
Annual Health Permit fees are required for Cottage Food Operation Class B operators regulated by the Environmental Health Services Division. The fee provides one routine inspection and one reinspection. Additional chargeable inspections may be required if compliance is not achieved during the routine and first reinspection. No fee is required for an initial consultation to determine if a health permit is required. Please refer to our Fee Schedule or contact our office at (805) 781-5544.
When and where is this service offered?
Inspections are performed throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.
Please visit us, email us, contact us, or call our office to request an inspection of your home where Cottage Food Operation Class B operations are performed or to request a copy of a regulated Cottage Food Operation Class B inspection report.
Location, directions and hours of operation
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Environmental Health Division
2156 Sierra Way Suite B San Luis Obispo , CA 93401
Tel: (805) 781-5544
Fax: (805) 781-4211
Environmental Health Supervisors
Laurie Salo (805) 781-5552; [email protected]
- Body Art, Food Protection, Swimming Pools and Spas, and Vector Programs
Leslie Terry (805) 781-5553; [email protected]
- Beach Water Quality, Cross-Connection, Land Use, Small Public Water Systems and Water Well Programs
Aaron LaBarre (805) 781-5595; [email protected]
- Hazardous Materials (CUPA) Programs