Certificate of Fitness for Commercial Kitchen Exhaust System Cleaning Technician (F-64 / W-64)

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New Application Fees: $25 HOW TO APPLY
Application Reviewed Within: 1 Day AFTER YOU APPLY
Renewal Fees: $15 OPERATING & RENEWING
Renewal Cycle: 3 Years OPERATING & RENEWING

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A technician who inspects and cleans commercial kitchen exhaust systems in New York City must hold a valid Certificate of Fitness for Commercial Kitchen Exhaust System Cleaning Technician (F-64 / W-64).

The NYC Fire Department (FDNY) requires that exhaust systems used in commercial cooking establishments such as restaurants, hospitals, hotels, schools, employee cafeterias and other food-service locations be inspected and cleaned at least once every three months. An owner or operator may hire either an employee with a Certificate of Fitness for Commercial Kitchen Exhaust System Cleaning Technician (F-64), or a FDNY certified kitchen exhaust system cleaning company, which employs an individual with a Certificate of Fitness for Commercial Kitchen Exhaust System Cleaning Technician (W-64).

These Certificates of Fitness are valid only for the specific person to whom they are issued. F-64 can only be used at a specific location. W-64 can be used anywhere within New York City.
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For more information, please contact:

NYC Fire Department (FDNY)
Public Certification Unit
9 MetroTech Center, 1st Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: (718) 999-1988
pubcert@fdny.nyc.gov

Open Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 2:30 pm. Closed on public holidays.


For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: Certificate of Fitness
Website: http://www.nyc.gov/fdny

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