Policy Summary

This ordinance amends a current Municipal Code Section to regulate third-party food delivery service fees during the COVID-19 pandemic. Section (b)(1) prohibits Third-Party Food Delivery Services to charge a food dispensing establishment a delivery fee more than 10% of the purchase price of an online order; (b)(3) prohibits a Third-Party Food Delivery Service from charging greater than 15% of a Food Dispensing Establishment's monthly net sales; (b)(5) prohibits a Third-Party Food Delivery Service from charding a customer a Purchase Price higher than the price set by the Food Dispensing Establishment. Section 3 directs that these prohibitions can be appealed without further City Council action when indoor dining is allowed at 40% or greater capacity for 60 consecutive days.

Background Information

State Illinois
Jurisdiction Name Chicago
Jurisdiction Type City,
Population Size 800,000+

Policy Details

Emergency management?


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