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Address

Mailing Address:

Mecklenburg County Public Health
700 N. Tryon Street, Suite 208
Charlotte, NC 28202

Office Location:


Mecklenburg County Public Health
700 N. Tryon Street, Suite 208
Charlotte, NC 28202

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Environmental Health
980-314-1620

​​Limited Food Establishments

Limited Food Service Establishments (LFSE) are typically concession stands that prepare and serve food only at an amateur athletic event. Permits for limited food service establishments can only be issued to: 

  • Political subdivisions of the State (towns, cities)
  • Establishments operated by volunteers that prepare or serve food at amateur athletic events
  • Establishments operated by organizations that are exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c) (3) or section 501(c) (4) of the Internal Revenue Code
  • Lodging facilities that serve only reheated food that has already been pre-cooked


Examples would be high school concession stands or concessions at recreational sports leagues.

Effective immediately, due to a change in North Carolina state law, establishments serving food for pay in conjunction with amateur athletic events will be charged a $75.00 fee for each LFSE permit.

Inspections

 

Obtain a Limited Food Establishment Permit


Other Resources

​City or County Fire Department regulations may apply to tents used in conjunction with festivals, public exhibitions and special events. Contact the City of Charlotte or Mecklenburg County Fire Departments depending on the location of your LFSE.

 

Special Events Recycling Program

In order to make recycling at your even​t a success, start by requesting a Mecklenburg County Event Recycling Tool Kit. Contact Mecklenburg County Waste Reduction Staff at 704-432-1772​ or

download the necessary information here:
Event Recycling Toolkit Guidelines
Event Recycling Toolkit Application



Address

Mailing Address:

Mecklenburg County Public Health
700 N. Tryon Street, Suite 208
Charlotte, NC 28202

Office Location:


Mecklenburg County Public Health
700 N. Tryon Street, Suite 208
Charlotte, NC 28202

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Environmental Health
980-314-1620