After Plans are Approved - Building Permit is Issued - Construction Begins
- Keep 1 set of approved plans on-site during construction.
- Any change orders must be approved by the Tippecanoe County Health Department and or Building Code Official having Jurisdiction.
Call the Tippecanoe County Health Department after equipment is installed to request a pre-operational inspection. A punch list of items will be provided at this time that must be completed before an operational permit will be issued.*
Submit complete operational permit application with payment of all appropriate fees making checks payable to the Tippecanoe County Health Department.*
Certificate of Occupancy Signed - Operational Permit Issued - Establishment Opens
- Schedule opening Inspection by Tippecanoe County Health Department.*
- Schedule final Inspection by Building Code Officials having Jurisdiction.
*Failure to complete the application packet, items on pre-operational punch list, and permit application with payment of all appropriate fees will delay the issuance of an operational permit by the Tippecanoe County Health Department and the establishment's opening date.
Visit the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) website for information on How to Start a Retail Food Business
Application for Permit Renewal