The Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly (Control of Restaurant and Eating-Houses) By-law 2000, requires any person wishing to operate a Restaurant or Eating House or anyone who is engaged in the preparation, handling or serving prepared food in any Restaurant or Eating House to be medically certified as free from any communicable disease and renew such certification as directed by appropriate medical authority


All individual or organization wishing to operate, handle, serve or sell food within the Metropolis.


Purchase a medical from Revenue Office at main office (Room 36) Sekondi, or download from the Assembly’s website.
Submit the medical from to any health facility for medical examination.
Return form with results and two (2) passport size pictures to the Metro Environmental and Public Health Officer at the Assembly’s main office Room 45, Sekondi..
When found to be medically fit to handle, prepare, serve or sell food, the certificate is issued the same day upon payment of approved fee.

Please Note: Downloaded forms should be submitted with the appropriate payment receipt/slip
Fee charge by Assembly for issuance of Food Vendors/Handlers Certificate are subject to change and regulated by Fee Fixing Resolution adopted by the General Assembly annually.