Due to scheduled maintenance at the state datacenter, all ADHS online services will be unavailable from 10:30pm Saturday, January 18th, until 6:30am Sunday, January 19th. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
Home Baked and Confectionery Goods
Where to Obtain a Food Handler Card
Get more info on starting your business, watch this informative video.
Under ARS 36-136 (H)(4)(g), you are required to obtain a food handler card. This page contains links to each county that issues a food handler card. You must have your card before preparing any products under the Home Baked and Confectionery Goods Program. Each county has a different procedure and test. If your county does not require a food handler card, you are strongly encouraged to review the links at the bottom of the page to become familiar with safe food handling practices.
County Permits, Certifications, and Trainings
- Apache County
- Cochise County
- Coconino County
- Gila County
- Graham County
- Greenlee County
- La Paz County (click on Health Department > Environmental Health Division > Food Safety, Security, and Education)
- Maricopa County
- Mohave County
- Navajo County
- Pima County
- Pinal County
- Santa Cruz County
- Yavapai County
- Yuma County
Food Safety Resources
If your county does not offer a food handler course, you can learn about food safety from the following websites: