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Food Manufacturer License

This form is required to obtain a license to manufacture processed or wholesale food excluding food establishments which deal only in prepackaged food.

Prior Approval:

  • Health Department Approval and Eligibility Report
  • Commercial Activity License

Cost: $380

Additional Information:

Food Manufacturer License Application
A Guide to Starting Your Food-related Business

Payment Information

RETURNED CHECKS: If your check is returned unpaid for insufficient or uncollected funds, (1) you authorize The City of Philadelphia or its agent to make a one-time electronic fund transfer from your account to collect a fee of $20; and (2) The City of Philadelphia or its agent may re-present your check electronically to your depository institution for payment.