If you have lost or damaged your Food Protection Certificate, you may get a replacement if you have taken the Food Protection Course and passed the final exam within the last 10 years. If you took the class more than 10 years ago you must retake the course and pass the final exam.

All replacements are obtained in person at the Health Academy. Appointments and payment online are required.

Appointments are available Wednesday and Thursday between 10 AM and 4 PM.

You can pay online with the following:

  • Master Card (debit and credit)
  • Visa (debit and credit)
  • American Express
  • Discover Card
  • Electronic check (you must provide your bank routing number and account number)

The cost is $16.

The Health Academy is located at:

The Riverside Health Center
160 West 100 Street, Room 203
New York, NY 10025


Pay and schedule an appointment to replace your food protection certificate.

By Phone

Call 311 or 212-NEW-YORK (212-639-9675) for help.

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