Environmental Health - Applications & Information

Permit Applications

Food Establishment Information

Class Information

Temporary Food Information

Office Information

Mobile Food Information

General Sanitation Information

Foster/Childcare Information


Swimming Pool/Spa Information







Permit Applications

Food Establishment Permit Application
Mobile Food Vendor Food Establishment Application
Temporary Food Establishment Permit Application
Childcare/Foster/Adoptive Permit Application
Pool and Spa Application

Vendedor Ambulante de Comida - Aplicación para Permiso de Establecimiento de Comida
Aplicación de Permiso para Establecimiento Alimentario Temporal

Food Establishment Information

Food Establishment Code - Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Code
Texas Food Establishment Rules
Food Establishment Ordinance

Cleaning Frequencies for Food Establishments
Cold Food Storage
Construction Guidelines for Food Establishments
Dumpster and Outside Refuge Storage Details for Food Establishments
Duties of the Person in Charge
Food Safety - The Sure Method
Eggs for Food Establishments
Food Contact Surfaces
Ice is Food
Inside the Cooler
Labels & Dates
Preventing Cross Contamination

El Mantenimiento de los Alimentos - El Metodo Seguro
Frecuencias de la Limpieza para los Establecimientos del Alimento
Pautas de la Construcción para los Establecimientos del Alimento

Mobile Food Establishment Information

Mobile Food Establishment Checklist
Mobile Food Establishment - Waco-McLennan County Public Health District Code
Mobile Food Establishment Texas Food Establishment Rules

Móviles Requisitos de Alimentos
Código de Establecimiento de Comida Móvil

Temporary Food Establishment Information

Temporary Food and Beverage Permit and Compliance Requirements
Temporary Food Service Requirements Checklist

Permiso Temporal Alimentos y Bebidas Requisitos de Cumplimiento
Temporal Requisitos de Comida

Childcare and Foster/Adoptive Homes Information

Childcare Center Inspection Report
Foster and Adoptive Homes Checklist

Swimming Pool and Spa Information

Swimming Pool & Spa Ordinance
Public Swimming Pools/Spas Standards - State of Texas

Pool & Spa Advisory
Pool & Spa Circulation System Air Gaps
Pool & Spa Safety Equipment
Pool & Spa Signage
Pool & Spa SVRS
Pool & Spa Water Chemistry
Pool & Spa – Gearing Up for Winter

General Sanitation Information

Mosquito Ordinance
Rodent Ordinance
Smoking Ordinances

Class Information

Food Handler Class
Food Manager’s Certification Course Updated for 2015
Childcare Food Workers Class Updated for 2015
Childcare Food Managers Class Updated for 2015

Clase de Seguridad Alimentaría Actualizado 2015
Gerente de Alimentos Curso de Certificación

Location for classes at McLennan Community College

Office Information

  • Street Address: 201 W. Waco Dr. - Community Services/Municipal Court - 2nd Floor, Suite 205
  • Hours of Operation: 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday
  • Telephone Number: 254-750-5464

Permit applications can be returned by mail, fax, email or in person.  Please call our office (254-750-5464) to discuss the associated fee(s).

Mail to:  Waco-McLennan County Public Health District
              Environmental Health
              225 W. Waco Dr.
              Waco, TX 76707

Fax to:   (254) 750-5452
              When faxing the application, please be sure to include a phone number. 
              We will call for credit card information to process your payment.