How do I file a complaint about a grocery store, convenience store or other similar food store?

Contact the Erie County Department of Health at (716) 961-9800 if you believe that food you purchased at a grocery store made you ill.

If you did not become ill, but wish to file a complaint about a grocery store in New York State, contact the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets. The Department of Agriculture and Markets licenses and inspects grocery stores, convenience stores and other similar food stores in New York State.

To report underage alcohol sales in a grocery store, contact the New York State Liquor Authority.

To report underage tobacco sales in a grocery store, contact the Erie County Department of Health at (716) 961-6800.