In order to obtain the correct permits and documentation for operating a food truck, visit the Department of Health for the area in which the truck is to be operated. Health Department officials can provide information on the specific requirements for that area.
The requirements for operating a food truck vary by location and should be properly researched prior to starting your business. The Small Business Administration also offers information for business permits and licensing on its website. On this site, you can also perform a search of the area in which you plan to do business. The SBA provides a list of what documentation you need as well as links to government pages and the specific departments you need to contact.