The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (MDPHHS) licenses public accommodations, and the Gallatin City-County Health Department performs inspections that assure the safety of the public and the prevention of unsanitary and unhealthful conditions and practices.


Public Accommodations Include:

• Bed and Breakfasts

• Hotels

• Motels

• Rooming/Boarding Houses

• Tourist Homes/Rentals



Licenses are owner and site specific, and Environmental Health Services needs to be contacted in the event of an ownership or location change. A plan review may be required for a new facility or the remodel/expansion of an existing facility. This includes:

• Submitting a complete plan review packet with appropriate fees

• Scheduling a pre-opening inspection upon approval of plans



Educational Brochures


Forms & Applications


Contact Gallatin City-County Health Department’s Environmental Health Services (GCCHD) for more information: (406) 582-3120 or ehs@gallatin.mt.gov