Farmer's Market Organizer Application Form

Please complete this form and return it at least 14 days prior to the beginning of the market season. Completion of this form in detail is essential to the efficient processing of your application.

Market information
If more than one location, please indicate all locations, days, times.
(i. e. Fridays, Saturdays)
(if varies by day please indicate)
Proposal Date
Market organizer contact information
What about the exemption?
All markets will be inspected at least once per season. Food must be from approved sources and/or prepared at an approved inspected premises. Each market will be assessed seasonally by the Health Unit to determine if it meets the requirements for exemption as a Farmer's Market under Ontario Food Premises Regulation 562/90. To determine market exemption, please answer the following:
Please include a complete list of vendors, including all non-food vendors.
I have also read and understood the guidelines provided and will distribute the guidelines to the Food Vendors.
Personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the Health Protection and Promotion Act, R.S.O. 1990, as amended and in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O. 1990. This information will be used to determine approval to operate. Questions regarding the collection of this information should be directed to the Environmental Health Programs, Thunder Bay District Health Unit, 999 Balmoral Street, Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6E7. Telephone (807) 625-5930 or 1-888-294-6630, ext. 5930.