Any business, individual or organization that offers food for sale to the public must apply to the Jefferson County Health Department for a Temporary Foodservice Health Permit or for Exempt Organization information. These applications must be completed and returned prior to the temporary foodservice event.

All organizations that are not created for religious purposes may operate not more than 15 days per calendar year without being subject to inspection.

Contact the Jefferson County Health Department, 715 Green Road, Madison, at (812) 273-1942. Health Department hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.