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This permit requires annual renewal. A renewal application form will be mailed to each permitted facility with no outstanding summonses or overdue payments. The renewal form should be completed and returned with the appropriate permit fee (if applicable). An inspection is required for the initial application, but there is no inspection requirement for renewal. Once licensed, subsequent inspections of the machinery will be conducted at the time the business is inspected in the course of normal operation
Mobile Food Vendors
: The Manufacturer of Frozen Dessert (retail) permit will expire April 30 following the date a new application is submitted, regardless of when final approval is given.
Food Service Establishments
: The Manufacturer of Frozen Desserts (retail) permit will expire on the same day as the business's Food Service Establishment Permit expires.
Renewals may be submitted online via the NYC Online Licensing system. Registration is required. You will not be permitted to renew a permit if you have outstanding fines. You can pay fines online before renewing.
To renew online for the first time, you will need the Personal Identification Number (PIN) found on your Renewal Notice for each permit or license you hold. The PIN will allow you to link your existing records to one single online account. You only need to use your PIN to link to each permit or license record once.
If you do not have access to your Renewal Notice, you may obtain your PIN(s) by completing an online PIN Request Form or by calling 311.
Note: If you need to upload any documents, you will be prompted to download the Microsoft Silverlight application.
PIN Request Form
For help with technical problems when using the online licensing/permitting system, call 311 and ask for
Health Permits Online
Applying for a DOHMH permit does not satisfy the regulatory requirements of other City and State Agencies. It is the business owner's responsibility to apply for all other permits, licenses, and authorizations required by other City and State Agencies. Pursuant to NYC Charter Section 645, no premises may be used or occupied until a Certificate of Occupancy has been issued by the NYC Commissioner of Buildings.
Failure to comply with all relevant regulations, including those under the jurisdiction of other Agencies, may result in the suspension of DOHMH permits until proof of compliance is provided.
To view the relevant Rules of the City of New York for this permit, click the link above then click folder "Title 24: Department of Health and Mental Hygiene", subfolder "Title IV: Environmental Sanitation", subfolder "Part A: Food and Drug" and subfolder "Article 113: Frozen Desserts. "The information on this page is designed to explain the application, regulatory compliance, and inspection requirements for operating a business where frozen desserts are manufactured for retail purposes. This information only encompasses health-related aspects of the regulatory requirements of this type of business. Please read the documents at the links below to properly understand the various provisions of DOHMH regulations.
The information on this page is designed to explain the application, regulatory compliance, and inspection requirements for operating a business where frozen desserts are manufactured for retail purposes. This information only encompasses health-related aspects of the regulatory requirements of this type of business. Please read the documents at the links below to properly understand the various provisions of DOHMH regulations.
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