Environmental Health Program Fees

***Due to public health concerns and response activities, we will only be accepting online applications and payments at this time.  Thank you for your understanding***

DuPage County Health Department understands the challenges and the additional costs associated with operating during COVID-19. In order to provide some assistance at this time, the costs for all annual food permit fees have been reduced by 50% for this permit year May 1, 2021 through April 30, 2022.

These fees are adjusted annually, based on the Consumer Price Index, effective December 1, 2020.

To apply for any type of food permit, visit our online tool to log in or register.

Visit our payment tool to pay an existing invoice.

Late Fees

  • Add 25 percent for an annual permit or license fee that has not been paid by the expiration date.
  • Add 25 percent for temporary food service permits that are not obtained at least three days before the event start date.

Annual Food Service Sanitation Permit Fees

Fee Type

Original Fee
Discounted Fee
50% Fee Reduction
for Permit Year May 2021- April 2022

Late Fee
Annual Food Permit Category I - School$875$437.50$109.38
Annual Food Permit Category II - School$548$274$68.50
Food Establishment
Follow-Up Inspection
Food Service Consultation Inspection$227$227$56.75
Milk Only permits - Schools$82$41$10.25
Risk Type 1$875$437.50$109.38
Risk Type 2$548$274$68.50
Risk Type 3$245$122.50$30.63
Seasonal Food, Six Months or Less, Annual Category
1, 2 or 3

Annual Mobile Food Vendor Permits

Fee TypeCostLate Fee
High Risk Type 1M$438$109.50
Medium Risk Type 2M$356$89.00
Low Risk Type 3M$164$41.00

Temporary Food Permits

Fee TypeCostLate Fee
High Risk Type 1T$214$53.50
Medium Risk Type 2T$132$33.00
Low Risk Type 3T$65$16.25

Multi-Location Temporary Food Market Vendor Permits

Fee TypeCostLate Fee
High Risk$958$239.50
Medium Risk$548$137.00
Low Risk$301$75.25

Plan Review Service Fees

Fee TypeCostLate Fee
Conditional Food Permit$230$57.50
Food Product Assessment Review$53
Food Plan Review Consultation Inspection$227
Food Service Variance Request Review Fee$105
Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) Plan Application Review$158
Mobile Vendor Plan Review$219
Plan Review Resubmittal (3rd and subsequent)$275
Priority Plan Review$875
Reopening Inspection of Closed Facility Due to Enforcement Action$214
Type I Plan Review$219
Type II Plan Review$548
Type III Plan Review$875

Lab Fees

Test TypeCost
Water Analysis for Coliform$27
Water Analysis for Nitrates$11
Water Sample Fecal Coliform Test$32
Water Sample Hardness Test$21
Water Sample pH Test$21
Water Sample Quantitative Nitrate$27
Water Sample Quantitative Total Coliform Test$32

Well and Septic Permits and Application Fees

Fee TypeCost
Annual Non-Community Water System Permit$225
Annual Surface Discharge Operating Permit$110
Combined New Well and Septic Application$849
New Private Sewage Disposal System Permit and Plan Review$548
New Water Well Permit Application$301
Permit to Seal a Well$137
Plan Review Well or Septic Permit Resubmittal$110
Priority Plan Review for Well or Septic$493
Private Sewage Disposal System Renovation Permit or Septic Repair Permit$275
Supplemental Well Conversion$110
Variance Request Review Fee for Well or Septic$245

Building Site Evaluation Fees

Fee TypeCost
Site Evaluation - Type I$137
Site Evaluation - Type II$225

Spa Pool, Swimming Pool and Water Slide Fees

Fee TypeCostLate Fee
Conditional Permit Swimming Facility$230$57.50
Swimming Facility (Seasonal Operation)$274$68.50
Swimming Facility (Year-Round Operation)$516$129.00