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Hotels, Motels and Lodging

***Late fees, due to the ongoing pandemic, have been waived for all CHS occupational and establishment licenses per emergency rules promulgated by the department. 


This program serves to monitor the sanitary conditions existing in lodging establishments for compliance with regulatory standards established by the Department.

Effective October 1, 2017– Summary of Fee Changes

Current Fee

Fee Starting 10/1/2017

Hotel/Motel (51-A) Initial Fee

$250

$300

Hotel/Motel (51-A) Renewal Fee (annual)

$150

$225

Hotel/Motel (51-B) Initial Fee

$300

$350

Hotel/Motel (51-B) Renewal Fee (annual)

$200

$275

Hotel/Motel (51-C) Initial Fee

$350

$400

Hotel/Motel (51-C) Renewal Fee (annual)

$250

$325

Hotel/Motel Plan Review Fee

$200

$425

Food Service Initial

$350

$425

Food Service Renewal (annual)

$250

$335

Food Service Plan Review Fee

$200

$425

Click here to review all fee changes in OAC 310:250.

Limited Food Service

Lodging establishments which provide "limited" food service as defined under OAC 310:285-3-14 do not require a separate food service license:

  • Coffee, tea, fruit juice, milk, and soda
  • Whole or commercially packaged fruit, baked goods, and cereals
  • Jams, jellies, syrups, butter, cheese, and yogurt
  • Commercially produced waffle mixes and gravy

*Except for milk, all potentially hazardous foods must be commercially packaged in individual servings.

Full Service

Lodging establishments providing any other type of food service in lodging facilities must obtain a food service license from the department and shall comply with the requirements of food service establishments.

Bed Bug Complaints

Consumer Health Service is able to take complaints regarding bed bugs in hotels and motels, but the Consumer Health Service is unable to assist in the removal of bed bugs in private residential facilities such as houses or apartments.  If you have a complaint regarding bed bugs in a hotel or motel please complete the Consumer Health Service Complaint form.

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Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Consumer Health Service
Oklahoma State Department of Health
PO Box 268815                  
Oklahoma City, OK 73126 

Physical Location:
Consumer Health Service
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave., Ste 1702
Oklahoma City, OK 731

Phone: (405) 426-8250
Fax:     (405) 900-7557
Email:  
CHSLicensing@health.ok.gov