Food Safety

Retail Food Licensing

If you have questions regarding a food license in the City of Aspen, please contact City of Aspen Environmental Health at 920-5039 

State of Colorado CDPHE provides all Retail Food Establishment licensing, inspections, complaints, and special event reviews for unincorporated Pitkin County. 

If you need any information regarding special event licensing, opening a new restaurant, foodborne illness complaints, etc. please contact: or call (303) 692-3645, option #1 for the retail food team.

If you do not receive a response from CDPHE within 24 hours please let our department know that you did not receive the service you requested on a timely basis. Pitkin County Environmental Health:

Foodborne Illness Complaint

If you have a foodborne illness complaint for Pitkin County, please complete our online form here.