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An application and  fee must be submitted together for an application to be processed.  Liquid transportation trucks, and mobile food vendors must have their vehicles inspected at the time an application is made.  

Contact the Health Department during regular business hours at (972) 744-4080, if you need assistance.

FOOD ESTABLISHMENT/RESTAURANT  

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 *NEW* Renew your permit ONLINE:

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A Food Service Permit is required for all restaurants, grocery stores, bakeries, etc., and commercial child care facilities.  The permit is valid for one year.  The permit fee is outlined on the application, and is based on the square footage of the establishment.

New establishments, or a change in ownership, must be done in person or by mail after submitting a Certificate of Occupancy to Community Services.  The online application is only for renewing an existing permit.

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Home food preparation is not allowed except that which falls under the Texas Cottage Food Law.  

 

TEMPORARY EVENT
FOOD SERVICE VENDOR

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A Temporary Food Service Permit is required for all food vendors  at special events. The application must be received five business days before the event.   A Temporary Permit....

  • cannot exceed 14 consecutive days (per event)
  • costs $50 per event (nonrefundable)
  • can be applied for online, in person, or by U.S. mail

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 OPEN AIR MARKET VENDOR

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(online application coming soon)

All vendors participating in an open air market must submit an application to the Health Department.  Fee varies by vendor type, vendor types include:

  • Food Vendor
  • Concession Food Vendor; and 
  • Non-food Vendor

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MOBILE FOOD VENDOR

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A mobile vendor is a self-contained mobile vehicle designed for food prep or catering.  The permit is valid for one year. Fee is based on type of vehicle.

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MOBILE FOOD VENDORS must have their vehicle inspected when applying for a permit. Please call (972) 744-4077 to schedule an appointment.

REGISTERED FAMILY HOME

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A Registered Family Home Permit is required for all in-home child care providers.  The permit is valid for one year, and cost $50.

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An application may also be required by the State of Texas.

PUBLIC SWIMMING POOL

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A Public/Semi-public Swimming Pool Permit is required for all properties that have a swimming pool that is accessible to community residents or the public.  The permit is valid for one year.  The fee is $150 for the first pool/spa and $50 for each additional pool/spa. 

LIQUID WASTE HAULER

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A Liquid Waste Hauler Permit is required for all liquid waste transporters. Trip ticket books are required and are available at the Health Department.  The permit is valid for one year.

LIQUID WASTE HAULERS must have their vehicle inspected when applying for a permit. Please call (972) 744-4076 to schedule an appointment.

 

 

Last updated: 10/7/2014 12:06:16 PM