Food safety

We regulate, inspect and give technical guidance to major food industries in Colorado, and tell consumers about food, drug and cosmetic recalls. We also provide information about foodborne illnesses.
File a complaint against a restaurant, resources for health care providers, resources for public health professionals, data and statistics, contact information.
Manufactured food
Manufacture, distribution and storage of food, including all food intended for human consumption. 
Restaurants and grocery stores
Apply for a retail food establishment license, guidelines and resources.
Milk and dairy
Inspections, regulations, manuals, illnesses.
Food, drug and cosmetic recalls
Current and recent recalls, updated as new recalls are announced.
Colorado Cottage Foods Act
Food production in private kitchens or homes.
We and our partners monitor fish from more than 100 lakes and rivers in Colorado for the presence of contaminants.