Food Inspection Program & Links

Cleanliness behind the scenes is importantThe Health Department is an agent for the State of Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) for the inspection and licensure of restaurants, lodging, swimming pools, youth camps, body art, campgrounds and temporary events.  We also administer the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) retail food program for Oneida County.

Oneida County Food Inspection Online Portal

Wisconsin Food Inspection Database

The following are links to some of the related documents.

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Temporary Food Event Links

Food Codes, Re-inspection Criteria


Signs and Handouts

Hygiene Agreements (Handwashing & Employee Illness Symptoms)

Food Safety Links and Videos:

To get the most updated 2014 fish consumption advice from the Department of Natural Resources, please visit:

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Contact Us

Oneida County Health Department
100 West Keenan Street
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm Mon-Fri

Telephone (715) 369-6111
Fax (715) 369-6112

To report a public health emergency or to report a notifiable disease after hours, please contact dispatch at 715-361-5100.

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