Food Dealers Permits

All food processing establishments, food service establishments, temporary food establishments and mobile food units are required to obtain a Food Dealers Permit from both the Bell County Public Health District and the City of Temple.

Applications for Food Dealers Permits may be obtained through:

Bell County Public Health District
410 Cottingham Drive
Temple, TX 76504
254-771-2106 Telephone
254-778-8251 Fax

The fee collected by the City of Temple for issuance of a Food Dealers Permit is $35 per year. The annual fee for issuance of a Mobile Food Service Unit is $5.

For additional information, see the City of Temple Code of Ordinances – Chapter 14, Food & Food Establishments (PDF).

Questions regarding Food Dealer’s Permits in the City of Temple should be directed to the City Secretary’s Office, 254-298-5700.