Health Inspection

 

The Knox County Health Department protects and promotes the health of the community through routine inspections of public facilities in the county.

Environmental and consumer protection programs for food service and public facilities, general sanitation and on-site sewage disposal systems.  Environmentalists are responsible for a variety of law-mandated inspections. They have the primary responsibility for preventing food borne illness in the retail food sector. Through the proper application of existing laws and regulations, they endeavor to practice prevention by licensing, routinely inspecting and responding to consumer complaints against food establishments within the health district.


Facilities Inspected Include

Temporary Food Permits add Permit Fee $25.00  (subject to change)