How Do I Apply For An Annual or Special Event Food Truck License?

*There are NO Annual Food Truck Permit slots available for 2022. However, you may still obtain a Special Event Food Truck Permit. Additionally, owners of brick and mortar locations in Rahway can apply for an Annual Brick & Mortar Food Truck License.*

We will begin accepting 2023 applications for non-brick and mortar businesses towards the end of the year. 

For Annual Food Truck Licenses

Please fill out this form and drop it off at the City Clerk Department.

Have your truck inspected by the Health Department: Health Department Inspection Form (PDF)

If using a propane tank, have the tank inspected by the Fire Department: Fire Safety Permit (PDF)

For Special Event Food Truck Licenses

Please fill out this online form.

Have your truck inspected by the Health Department: Health Department Inspection Form (PDF)

If using a propane tank, have the tank inspected by the Fire Department: Fire Safety Permit (PDF)

Show All Answers

1. Who Can I Contact To Ask Questions About Having A Food Truck In Rahway?
2. How Do I Apply For An Annual or Special Event Food Truck License?
3. What Is The Difference Between A Food Truck and Peddler's License?
4. How Many Food Trucks Are Allowed In The City Of Rahway?
5. Where Can Food Trucks Park & What Hours Can They Operate?
6. Are Food Trucks Which Pay For A Annual License Subject To Special Event License Fees?
7. What Are The Fees For A Food Truck or Peddler's License?
8. When Does A Food Truck Permit Expire?
9. How Do I Apply For A Peddlers License Or A Transient Merchant License?
10. How Should Trash & Recycling Be Handled?
11. Where Are Peddlers Allowed?
12. For Residents and Non-Profits, What Are The Requirements To Have A Food Truck For An Event?
13. What Do I Do If I Don't Have A Food Truck But Am Looking To Sell Food?