After You Apply
After you submit your application
You will attend the Mobile Vending Food Protection Course at the NYC Health Academy. After you pass the final exam, your photo will be taken for your license. You will receive your license in the mail within 1 week. Applicants that have not received the license in the mail within three weeks of passing the exam can call 311 for assistance.
You cannot begin vending or working on a mobile food cart or truck until you receive your license in the mail.
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DoHMH)
Riverside Health Center
160 W. 100th Street (at Columbus Avenue)
New York, NY 10025