Businesses that wish to serve non-tobacco hookah products must obtain a permit from the New York City Department of Health.

The deadline to apply for a non-Tobacco hookah establishment permit has passed. All applicants will be contacted by the Department of Health to find out if they are eligible to be issued a permit.


The annual fee for the permit is $25.

You can get eligibility information, submission instructions, and download the required forms online.

Apply for or check the status of a Non-Tobacco Hookah Establishment Permit.

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