Food Trucks

Food truck vendors are welcome to apply to operate at the Brunswick County Government Center.

After an application has been submitted to and approved by Brunswick County Operation Services, the food truck applicant may set up their truck at the Brunswick County Government Center between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on their assigned date(s).

Interested vendors can apply online using the form below. A printable PDF version of the form is also available.

Procedures for Food Truck Sales at Brunswick County Government Center

Procedures for Food Truck Sales (PDF)

  1. Applications will be for the operation of a mobile food unit or pushcart (i.e. “food truck”) at Brunswick County Government Center daily between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.  Vendors are required to serve between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., unless otherwise approved in advance.
  2. Food trucks must have a valid North Carolina Food Service Establishment Operation Permit as required by NC Environmental Health Rule 15A NCAC 18A .2670 (General Requirements for Pushcarts and Mobile Food Units).
    1. A permit shall be issued by the regulatory authority that inspects the commissary from which a pushcart or mobile food unit is to operate if the regulatory authority determines that the pushcart or mobile food unit complies with the rules of this Section. The permit shall be maintained on the pushcart or mobile food unit and made available to the regulatory authority upon request.

  3. Applicants must submit a completed application at least 14 days prior to the date of operation.  The applicant will need to specify the actual set up date(s) requested.

    1. Applications are available online at brunswickcountync.gov and at the Brunswick County Operation Services office located at 179 March 9, 1764 Drive, Bolivia, NC 28422. Applications will also be mailed and/or emailed to interested parties upon request. 

    2. A copy of the operation permit and a copy of the latest sanitation inspection must be submitted with the application.

    3. Completed applications must be returned to Brunswick County Operation Services via one of the following:

      1. Online: Online form located below.

      2. Mail: Brunswick County Operation Services, PO Box 249, Bolivia, NC 28422

      3. Email: OperationServices@brunswickcountync.gov

      4. In-Person: 179 March 9, 1764 Drive, Bolivia, NC 28422

  4. Brunswick County Operation Services staff will stamp the date and time the application is received.

  5. A maximum of three food trucks will be assigned to operate each day. 

  6. Applicants will be notified by email and/or phone at least 7 days prior to the date of operation.

  7. Food trucks not assigned a requested date will be placed in queue for the next available date of operation according to the date their application was received.

  8. Due to space limitations, food trucks may not exceed 50 feet in length. Food trucks must be set up with the serving area facing the sidewalk. 

  9. Food trucks must maintain at least an “A” food safety sanitation grade to be eligible for this program. 

Application for Food Truck Sales at Brunswick County Government Center

  1. You must submit a completed application at least 14 days prior to the date of operation.

  2. Please specify the actual set up date(s) requested.

  3. Requirements:

    Procedures for Food Truck Sales at Brunswick County Government Center (PDF)

    Due to space limitations, food trucks may not exceed 50 feet in length. Food trucks must be set up with the serving area facing the sidewalk.

    Vendors are required to serve between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Provide arrival time to ensure staff is available to control traffic while parking the food truck.

    A copy of the food service establishment operation permit and a copy of the latest sanitation inspection must be submitted with this application. Sanitation scores of all food trucks requesting to set up on Brunswick County Government Center property must be at least "95.0."

    Only 3 food trucks may be set up at one time. No power or water supplies will be available on site; units must supply their own water and power.

    Please note that only food trucks are approved to set up on Brunswick County Government Center property. The NC Rules Governing Food Protection and Sanitation of Food Establishments defines a "mobile food unit” as a "food establishment or pushcart designed to be readily moved and vend food."

    By submitting this online application, you hereby certify that the information provided within this application is correct and fully understand any discrepancy in this application may void this approval. You also understand that the local health department may visit the unit to ensure compliance of your operation. 

  4. Submit a copy of your food service permit and your latest sanitation inspection.

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