Public Food & Health Safety

File a Complaint
To file a restaurant complaint, contact the Dallas County Health Department's Environmental Services at 214-819-2115.

Food Establishments are required to be permitted each year. The cost of the permit is $200. A valid permit shall be posted in or on a conspicuous place of every food establishment.

Click here for the Code of Ordinances.

Food Permit Application
Download the Food Permit Application

Temporary Food Permits are required for vendors selling food at all Special Events that are held in the City of Lancaster.

Download the Temporary Food Establishment Guidelines
Download the Temporary Food Application