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:

RLU, 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

Maria Pennington 
Phone: (512) 231-5798

Penny Ravnell
Phone: (512) 834-6785


Physical Address

We only receive special service deliveries, such as UPS or Federal Express, at this address
Do not send money to this address

The Exchange Building
8407 Wall Street
Austin, Texas 78754

Map and directions to the Exchange Building

Last updated September 17, 2018