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Please note the Imperial County Public Health Department will be closed to all walk-in services for the public. Department staff will be available to provide assistance by phone to members of the community who have questions related to any of the Department’s essential services.

Phone assistance will be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The office will be closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. This shall remain in effect until further notice.

Food Establishments

Food establishments are routinely inspected by the Imperial County Division of Environmental Health. (DEH) to monitor compliance with state and local laws. During unannounced inspection processes, inspectors look for critical violations as well as non-critical violations. Following inspections, all inspection reports can be viewed online.

The Division of Environmental Health, requires that all food facilities obtain annual food facility permits prior to opening their establishments. Food establishments are responsible for the submittal of plan reviews for initial inspections and contacting DEH to obtain annual permits.