Persons owning, maintaining, conducting, operating or engaging in a food service business in the City of Rowlett must obtain a Food Service Permit
yearly. A Certified Food Manager Certification may be required for the business as well. For additional information please contact Joe Tilger, Environmental Services Manager at 972-412-6284 or by email
. The fees are based upon the type of service offered.
- For permanent food establishments with dine-in (tables for patrons) the fee is $250
- Permanent food establishments (schools, daycares and take out) the fee is $200
- Mobile food vendors fee is $200
Applications may be picked up at the Community Services Division
of the Rowlett Police Department or you may follow the Food Service Permit link above and fill out the application to submit via fax or e-mail.