Teller County Environmental Health Department

Food Service Program



Food Service Protection Program

We provide inspections and education to retail food establishments in Teller County that serve food to the public, including:
    • Restaurants
    • Grocery stores
    • Convenience stores
    • School kitchens
    • Mobile units (including Hot Dog Stands)

Services we provide:
    • Issue retail food establishment licenses in compliance with state law.
    • Conduct plan reviews for new and remodeled food establishments to reduce risk of food borne illness.
    • Provide food safety classes for food service workers

Related Information
    • Colorado Food Protection Act (Revised)
    • Retail Food Establishment Plan Review Application
    • Restaurant Rules and Regulations

Food Safety Information
    • Safe Food Temperatures
    • Hand Washing Guidelines
    • How to Calibrate a Bi-Metallic Food Thermometer