Permitted Facilities

If you are starting a new business in Chautauqua County, please contact the Environmental Health Division for more information about the types of facilities that require a permit from Chautauqua County Health Department (CCHD) at (716)753-4481. Information about the most common facilities can be found below.  

All permitted facilities require a completed application, proof or Worker's Comp and Disability Insurance and the associated fee before they will be processed. 


Food service establishments are permitted and inspected by Chautauqua County Health Department. There are different types of food service establishments (FSEs) and each will require its own permit. 

Other Types of Permitted Facilities:

Body Art Establishment (tattoo / piercing / microblading)

Information and applications for Body Art Establishment Certification and Body Art Artist Certification

Permit Fee Schedule revised January 2023 (PDF)

Permit Fee Schedule

Please call for more information of facilities requiring permits: (716) 753-4481


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