Contact Us - Retail Food Establishments


For General Program Inquiries

Email: Retail Food Establishments Program
Phone: (512) 834-6753
Fax: (512) 834-6683

Mailing Address

Public Sanitation and Retail Food Safety Unit, MC 1987
Texas Department of State Health Services
P. O. Box 149347
Austin, Texas 78714-9347


For Assistance with HACCP or Variance Requests 

Phone: (512) 834-6753

Fax: (512) 834-6683

Email: Compliance Department

Mailing Address

Public Sanitation and Retail Food Safety Unit, MC 1987
Texas Department of State Health Services
P. O. Box 149347
Austin, Texas 78714-9347

For Assistance with Licensing

Phone: (512) 834-6626
Fax: (512) 834-6618
Email: Food and Drug Business Filing and Verification Unit

Mailing Address

Send correspondence only to:

BF&VS, Food and Drug Business Filing and Verification Unit, MC 2835
Texas Department of State Health Services
P. O. Box 149347
Austin, Texas 78714-9347


For Enforcement

Jamie Wise 
Phone: (512) 834-4510

Penny Ravnell
Phone: (512) 834-6785


Physical Address

Texas Department of State Health Services
1100 West 49th Street 
Austin, Texas 78756-3199
Campus Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

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Last updated December 7, 2021