Quick Links
Restaurant Ratings
File a Complaint Online
Food Worker Testing Locations
Septic System Information
West Nile Virus Info
Public Records Request
Environmental Health Code
News Archive
Location & Hours
Holiday Schedule
Business Operations
Location & Hours
Fee Waivers
Environmental Health
Mobile Food
Plan Review
The Cutting Edge
Special Events
Special Programs
Alliance Newsletter
Location & Hours
Water & Waste Management
Drinking Water
Onsite Wastewater Systems
Public Swimming Pools
Solid Waste
Subdivisions and Infrastructure
Water and Wastewater Treatment
Location & Hours
Vector Control
Mosquito Info
West Nile Virus
Roof Rat Info
Fly Info
Bee Info
Maps and Resources
Location & Hours
Quality & Compliance
Food Handler Card
Food Recalls
Environmental Related Illness
Language Liaison
Stormwater Quality
About Us
Director's Office
Organization Chart
Department Contacts
County Health Code
Choose Language:  English | Español | 中文
Choose Language:  English | Español | 中文
 Working with our community to ensure
 a safe and healthy environment.

Environmental Health

The Environmental Health Division, reviews and approves construction plans for food production facilities including: restaurants, grocery stores, processors, pet grooming establishments, hotels, boarding homes, supervised care homes and school cafeterias within Maricopa County. Environmental Health also issues construction and operating permits, and inspects establishments according to the Maricopa County Environmental Health Code (MCEHC). Environmental Health also manages a Special Programs Section that performs specialized functions related to the investigation of foodborne illness outbreaks; inspections of day care homes; temporary food establishments; supervised care home kitchens, and food processors. Education and training programs for food service workers and managers, and Environmental Health Specialists.

Consumer Advisory Guidance

Warning: Unapproved Food Additive in Meat Products

Advertencia: Aditivo No Aprobado para Alimentos Utilizado en Productos de Carnes

2009 FDA Food Code Summary Changes

What to expect when Maricopa County Environmental Services Department performs an inspection.

Food Inspection Grading System

Indoor Playground Public Meeting Q&As

Indoor Playground Follow-up Public Meeting Q&As

Cutting Edge Class that Gets You Started Easy!!!

Guidance for School, Community, and Food Establishment Gardens

Food Code References for Produce Handling