Food Protection

food protection

The Middletown Health Department licenses and inspects retail food establishments in Middletown such as restaurants, grocery stores, long-term care facilities, school cafeterias, food trucks, and food vendors at special events.

The mission of the Middletown Health Department's Food Protection Program is to prevent foodborne illness through enforcement of the CT Public Health Code and providing food safety education to the public and food establishment operators.


Food Establishment License

Temporary Food Event Permit

Approved Certified Food Protection Manager Testing Organizations

List of Approved Testing Organizations


The Connecticut Food Code is being updated.  The CT Department of Public Health is adopting the 2022 FDA Food Code as the new state food safety code.

The Middletown Health Department will be offering both in-person and virtual informational sessions for food establishment operators to help answer questions about changes to the CT food code.   

Check back regularly, as updates will be posted on this page.