The Boston Fire Department will inspect your truck for fire hazards during your health inspection. All you have to do is schedule the health inspection. You will receive an Open Burning/Cooking Permit (if applicable) and the signature of a Fire Inspector on your FTP Application.
Bring the following to the inspection:
If applicable, a completed Application for Open Burning/ Cooking Operations Permit
In-Progress Food Truck Permit Application
You must renew your Open Burning/Cooking Permit every year.
When you need an Open Burning/Cooking Permit
If using propane or an open flame, you must have:
Contact the City of Boston Food Truck Coordinator via: