Food Protection and Facilities

Food Establishments (Temporary Food Vendors, Mobile Food Units, Push Carts, Etc.)
Rules Governing Sanitation of Food Establishments

Mobile Food Establishment Plan Review Checklist: Click here

For NEW OWNERS of existing restaurants, PLEASE READ:

Are you planning to take ownership of an existing restaurant? PLEASE BE ADVISED:

  • DO NOT ASSUME an existing space or building that once operated as a restaurant or currently operates as a restaurant meets current code requirements.
  • There is no "grandfather clause" in NC Food Code for existing equipment OR finish surfaces on floors, walls, and ceilings.
  • IT IS STRONGLY SUGGESTED new owners(s) or agents operating on their behalf, contact the Iredell County Environmental Health Department and other code officials to ASK QUESTIONS about any additional construction and design requirements regarding equipment, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, fire, sewage, grease interceptor or building codes BEFORE purchasing or leasing an existing food service establishment.
Tattoo Artists

N.C. General Statues on Tattooing                                                                                                                     Criminal Statute on N.C. General Statues on Tattooing or Piercing Minors

Rules Governing Tattooing

Residential Care and Adult Day Service
Rules Governing Sanitation of Residential Care Facilities
Public Swimming Pools
Rules Governing Public Swimming Pools

NC General Statues Meth Decontamination Standards

NC General Statues of Meth Site Decontamination