|105 CMR 590.00: Retail Food Code
The following information is provided to assist municipalities, food establishments and other interested parties in interpretation of the Retail Food Code. Additional information is available on our website at www.mass.gov/lists/retail-food or by contacting the Food Protection Program at (617) 983-6712 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Under 105 CMR 590 (the Retail Food Code), Food Establishments operating at Farmers Markets and in conjunction with Temporary Events must be permitted as a Temporary Food Establishment (TFE) and must comply with all applicable state and municipal law, including sections of the Retail Food Code for conducting a non-permanent food operation. These guidelines are being issued under 105 CMR 590.010(C) to promote uniform application of the Retail Food Code. This is a summary of the Retail Food Code requirements and may not incorporate all applicable standards. The full text of the regulation can be accessed here: mass.gov/lists/retail-food.