California Department of Food and Agriculture

Approved Milk Inspection Services

The regional offices are your first point of contact for obtaining licenses and permits issued by the branch. Eight counties serves as Approved Milk Inspection Services and inspect dairy farms, soft-serve shops and soft-serve shops with limited packaging permits. For specific information, see the Approved Milk Inspection Service contacts.

For state inspections, please contact the MDFS Regional Office that covers the county in which you live or where your place of business is located for information.

Agency Approved Services

Fresno County Health Department
1221 Fulton Mall, 3rd Floor
Fresno, California 93721
(559) 445-3357

Dairy Farms and Soft-Serve

Los Angeles County Health Department
5050 Commerce Drive
Baldwin Park, CA 91706
(626) 430-5404

Soft-Serve with Limited Packaging

San Bernardino Department of Public Health
385 North Arrowhead Ave, 2nd Floor
San Bernardino, Ca 92415
(909) 387-6218


Sonoma County Health Department
475 Aviation Dr, Suite 200
Santa Rosa, Ca 95403
(707) 565-6536

Dairy Farms, Soft-Serve, Limited Manufacturing

Tulare/Kings County Environmental Health Milk Inspection Services
5957 South Mooney Rd.
Visalia, Ca 93277
(559) 733-6441 ext. 2803

Dairy Farms, Soft-Serve, Limited Manufacturing

Imperial County Public Health Department
935 Broadway
El Centro, CA 92243-2349
(760) 482-4438

Dairy Farms

San Joaquin County Environmental Health Department
1868 E. Hazelton
Stockton, CA 95205
(209) 468-3420

Dairy Farms

Stanislaus County Department of Environmental Resources
820 Scenic Drive
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 558-8804

Dairy Farms