Health Department

Food Code Updates for Food Processing Plants (Proposed Amendments to Chapter 4 Article I - Food licensing and regulations)


The City is proposing food code updates to Chapter 4, Article I - Food Licensing and Regulations. These proposed amendments adopt specific sections of He-P 2300, New Hampshire Code of Administrative Rules, regarding definitions and regulations of food processing plants / manufacturers. 

To see the proposed amendments to Chapter 4, please see the link below. 

To see He-P 2300 in its entirety, please see the link below.  

Mission Statement

The Portsmouth Health Department provides Environmental Health services for the protection of Portsmouth residents and visitors.

This is achieved through food establishment regulation, inspections and food safety education, and response to potential public health hazards including communicable diseases.

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