811 W. John Street, Yorkville, IL 60560
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Monday and Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm   •   Tuesday - Thursday: 8:30am - 8pm

Annual Food Handling Permit Application

In order to provide vendors and applicants convenient access to our application process, you may use any one of the following methods to submit your application for a food establishment permit.

If you have any questions or concerns about the amount you currently owe, or the risk type of your food establishment, please contact the Environmental Health Unit at 630-553-8026 or at environmental_health@co.kendall.il.us prior to submitting payment.


  1. Fill out the PDF application, save a copy to your computer and email it to the following email address: environmental_health@co.kendall.il.us. Click here to pay online.
  2. Fill out the PDF application and email it using the email  button in the top left corner of the document. Choose “send copy” to send a copy of the filled PDF to: environmental_health@co.kendall.il.us. A copy will not be saved to your computer. Click here to pay online.
  3. Print out the PDF application and mail it in with a check or money order.


  1. Ensure the correct app is installed on your phone. You will need an application like Adobe Fill & Sign, TinyPDF, PDF Max 5, or Fill and Sign PDF Forms.
  2. Follow the directions with the application to sign and send/save the filled PDF.
  3. Email the completed PDF document to: environmental_health@co.kendall.il.us.
  4. Click here to pay online.

Credit card and e-check payments will be assessed a small transaction fee. Refund processing for incorrect payments may take approximately 90-120 days. Please be aware that your application is complete only after you have submitted the form and paid the correct fee. Incomplete applications will not be processed.

Serving the Residents of Kendall County Since 1966
811 W. John Street, Yorkville, IL 60560   •   630-553-9100