Temporary Food

Shrewsbury Health Department Permitting Requirements

  • Completed food permit application (application can be found under Resources at the bottom of this page)
  • Copy of Food Protection Manager certificate or Food Handler certificate (whichever applies)
  • Copy of Allergen Awareness certificate
  • Copy of your food permit from the Town you're based out of
  • Copy of your last food inspection report 
  • List of all food and/or beverages to be offered
  • Date(s), time and location of the event
  • Other documents may be required depending on the type of food service
  • Fee: $75.00 per temporary food event. Check can be made payable to: Town of Shrewsbury
Note: Deadline to apply with the Board of Health is two (2) weeks prior to the event. A Health Agent will conduct an inspection on the day of the event. Upon a passing inspection, a temporary food permit will be issued.