Health Department

Knox County Health Department

The Knox County Health Department is located at 305 South 5th Street, Vincennes, IN  47591. The Health Department will be closed on Federal and State Holidays and Weekends. The Immunization Clinic and Vital Records hours are open from 8am - 4pm weekdays. The Clinic phone number is 812.882.8700; fax number is 812.882.8701. The Vital Records phone number is 812.885.8406; fax number is 812.882.5625. The VOICE directory phone number is 812.882.8080.

MOBILE PERMITS

If you are a vendor and will be attending an event, you must get your mobile permit at least seven days prior to the event. If permit is not paid before the event a late fee is added of $67.50.

PERMIT FEES

Effective October 26, 2015 Prices:

Vital Records: Birth Certificate $15.00 - Death Certificate $18.00 - Paternity Affidavit $18.00 - Correction Affidavit $18.00 - reprint fee for funeral directors $10.00

Genealogy Certificate $12.00 and must be at least 75 years old.

Retail Food Establishment:

Food Permits must be received by January 10th of each year or a late fee of $100.00 will be charged.

Plan Review All Establishments $45.00

Menu Type 1 $150.00 - Menu Type 2 $175.00 - Menu Type 3 $225.00

Bed & Breakfast 14 or less rooms $45.00

Mobile Food Service All Establishments $67.50

Temporary Food Establishments:

All Establishments $22.50 Per Day - Up to a Maximum of $67.50 - Catering $150.00 - Seasonal Permits 6 Months or Less $50.00 - Tatto Artist Permits $75.00 - Tattoo Establishments $300.00

Permits:

New Residential $80.00 - New Residential Repair Permits $45.00 - New Commercial Permits $150.00 - Commercial Repair Permits $75.00

Installer Licensing Fees:

Initial Fee $112.00 - Renewal Fee $37.50