Thank you for your patience and understanding to limited program services during the Covid-19 emergency response. We are happy to report that, as of January 2021, licensed establishment services have resumed. We are responding to all new operator inquiries, licensing questions, and complaints. We are also back in the field performing onsite pre-inspections and routine inspections with Covid-19 protective measures and modifications.
If you have any licensing questions or a complaint, please email: LEAdmin@publichealthmdc.com.
To alleviate some of the financial burden on our licensed establishments due to COVID-19, we have reverted our license fees back to 2019 rates effective April 2, 2020.
All food related licensing fees in Madison and Dane County are handled by the City of Madison Clerk's Office.
The licensing fee is paid to obtain an annual food license and is based upon anticipated gross annual food sales and type of operation. The one-time, pre-inspection fee covers: