Food Service Licenses

Regulating Establishments & Stores


The City of Rock Island licenses and regulates all food service establishments and retail food stores operating in the City of Rock Island. All new establishments, as well as those facilities that undergo extensive remodeling, must submit a Food and Beverage Plan Review Application to the City of Rock Island Inspection Department.

Fees & Certifications


Food license fees may vary per license. A Food Service Sanitation Manager’s Certification may be necessary. Prior of approval to operate a food and beverage establishment, the City Health Inspector will inspect the facility to determine compliance with the Illinois Food Service Sanitation Code.

Food & Beverage Licenses Types