Exempt from Permit

Some food items may be exempt from regulations and other foods may be exempt from TFE permit but require application and review by Spokane Regional Health District. 

Exempt from Permit food items require Spokane regional Health District permission and approval.

  1. Operators must complete Exempt from Permit Application (PDF)
  2. Pay appropriate fee
  3. Food code regulations must be followed in order to ensure food is safely prepared and handled.
  4. Contact Spokane Regional Health District Food Safety Program: Contact Us at least 2 weeks in advance of the event for review of food items, food service steps, and booth set-up in order to verify the exemption category and to submit application and fee.