Regulations

  • City Seal (75)

    Mobile Food Truck Ordinance

    On April 4, 2011, the Boston City Council passed an ordinance to expand access to food trucks in Boston and into the City's neigborhoods.

    Ordinance »

  • Shift Scheduling Regulations

    Learn about occupying prime sites, the site-license creation process, and how specific shifts operate.

    Shift Scheduling »

  • Push Cart (75)

    Other Types of Mobile Food Vending

    Learn about other types of mobile food vending and check the procedure for obtaining a mobile food permit if you wish to start your own mobile food business.

    Other Types of Mobile Food Vending »

  • Clover Vending (75)

    Rules of the Road

    Read up on the new guidelines for vending out and about in Boston.

    Rules of the Road »

Announcements

  • Info Session for New Vendors

    The Office of Food Initiatives will be hosting info sessions for new vendors in May, August, and NovemberĀ in theĀ Boston City Hall in the BRA Boardroom (9th Floor) starting at 4:00 PM. We will provide a thorough overview of the Mobile Food Truck Program and provide an opportunity for asking specific questions.

    If you are considering a food truck business and have questions about the permitting and licensing process, please RSVP with your name and contact information to the Mobile Food Truck Coordinator, in the Office of Food Initiatives.

    View All Info Sessions

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  • Want more food trucks in your area?

    Now you can suggest a new food truck location in Boston with our Food Truck Suggest-a-Site map.

    Suggest a Site