Chatham County Health Department Permits

Any businesses performing the following operations will require permitting from the Chatham County Health Department:

  • Food service establishments,
  • Body art facilities,
  • Tourist accommodations (including, but not limited to hotels, motels, bed and breakfast, etc.)
  • Public swimming pools/spas/recreational water parks

Contact the Chatham County Health Department at 912-356-2160 or visit the Chatham County Environmental Health web page for more information.

If you will be selling pre-packaged goods, whole sale meats, or produce, contact the Georgia Department of Agriculture at 800-282-5852.