Santa Clara County - MEHKO Process

Santa Clara County Home-Based Food Business MEHKO Regulations
Santa Clara county has approved a 3-year pilot program for MEHKO. Currently the county is working on setting up the MEHKO application process and associated fees. Expected timeline to begin accepting MEHKO applications is Spring of 2023. The following table will be updated with more information as the county process moves forward.
Quick Links for MEHKO Permit Application (Expected in Spring 2023 - Please check back)
MEHKO Questions & Answers (FAQ)
MEHKO Guidelines
MEHKO Application Fees
MEHKO Plan Check Application
MEHKO Permit Application
Food Safety Certification
Food Handler Certification
Supporting Documents
Phone Number: (408) 918-3400
Address: 1555 Berger Drive, Bldg #2, 3rd Floor, San Jose, CA 95112