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Limited Use Food Service
Worker Receipt

You must bring written authorization in order to obtain the Receipt

The Limited Use Food Service Worker Receipt (FSWR) provides the opportunity for those with a disability to obtain a Limited Use FSWR in order to perform specific determined tasks of low public health risk working under the direct supervision of an establishment’s Certified Food Service Manager. The Certified Food Service Manager must be present when a worker with a Limited Use FSWR is working in the permitted establishment.

How do I obtain a Limited Use Food Service Worker Receipt?

A permitted food establishment’s Certified Food Service Manager will contact the Maricopa County Environmental Services Department (MCESD) Regional Office (see locations below) and make an appointment for an onsite visit. Your Certified Food Service Manager will be responsible to train you in food safety prior to your appointment. An Environmental Health Specialist from MCESD will visit the establishment and witness the applicant’s duties as assigned by the Certified Food Service Manager. Upon approval, MCESD will provide you with written authorization to bring to one of our MCESD Regional Offices in order to obtain your Limited Use FSWR.

How can I use the Limited Use Food Service Worker Receipt?

The Limited Use Food Service Worker Receipt was created to accommodate those persons with a disability or with special needs. It will allow individuals to work in food establishments with specific duties which are low public health risk activities that he or she will be performing including but not limited to dishwashing, bussing tables, and filling condiments.
he Limited Use FSWR is valid for a period of three years from issuance. The fee for the Limited Use FSWR is $5.00. An original FSWR must be kept at the workplace. After the Receipt has expired, the process must be repeated in order to be issued a new Limited Use Food Service Worker Receipt.

Do I need to show Lawful presence to obtain the Limited Use Food Service Worker Receipt?

NO.

Regional Offices
Food Service Worker Program Hours

All offices are open Monday - Friday,
excluding Maricopa County approved holidays

Mobile Food Office
1645 E. Roosevelt St.
Phoenix, AZ 85006

8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

(SE corner of 16th St. & Roosevelt St.)

602-506-0381
Eastern Regional Office
106 E. Baseline Rd.,
Mesa, AZ 85210

8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

(N. Side of Baseline
1/4 mile W of Mesa Dr.
)
602-372-3000
Northern Regional Office
15023 N. 75th St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260


8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
and
1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.

(75th St & Butherus in Scottsdale Airpark)
480-483-4703
Western Regional Office
16140 N. Arrowhead Fountain Center Dr.
Suite #105
Peoria, AZ 85382

8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.



(SW corner of 83rd Ave. & Bell Rd.)
623-939-5788
Central Regional Office
1001 N Central Ave. Ste. # 150
Phoenix, AZ 85004

(NE corner of Central & Roosevelt)
602-506-6272