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Boarding Home Program

The Boarding Home Law (KRS 216B.300 thru 216B.320 and 216B.990) and the Boarding Home Regulation (902 KAR 20:350), requires registration of any home, facility, institution, lodging, or other establishment, however named, which accomodates three or more adults not related by blood or marriage to the owner, operator, or manager, and which offers or holds itslf out to offer room and board on a twenty-four (24) hour basis for hire or compensation. 

The Food Safety Branch provides regulatory oversight for Boarding Homes. The annual registration fee for a Boarding Home is $100.  Individuals wishing to make application to operate a Boarding Home may contact the Food Safety Branch at 502-564-7181 or via email.

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Last Updated 9/10/2014