Portsmouth Ohio

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Food Safety

The Environmental Health Division inspects all licensed food service and retail food establishments in the city of Portsmouth. As part of the food safety program, the Environmental Health Division also inspects all licensed temporary food events and all licensed mobile food service operations. This section contains useful food safety information and links to ensure food is safely prepared, stored, and handled.

Food Service Operation / Retail Food Esatblishment License Application

Mobile Food Service License Application

Vending Machine Location License Application

Temporary Food Service License Application

Proper Cooking Temperatures

Proper Food Storage


How Many Inspections are Conducted on Restaurants and Grocery Stores

Home Bakery License

Food Safety During Power Outages
These are some food safety tips during and after power outages.