Food Safety and Environmental Services

Arizona Food Safety Rules

The unofficial version of the Arizona State Food Code is available here. It contains the technical requirements for food establishments adopted from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration 1999 Model Food Code, as modified by the State of Arizona.

Arizona Food Code Technical RequirementsPDF

The Arizona Administrative Code Title 9, Chapter 8, Article 1, entitled FOOD AND DRINK, is available from the Arizona Secretary of State. The rules incorporate most of the 1999 U.S. Food and Drug Administration Model Food Code by reference. The rules also contain licensing and compliance provisions.

This is the official version of the Arizona State Food Safety Rules.