Food Establishment Requirements

New Establishments
Below are documents you can view that will provide additional information on opening a food establishment in the City of New Braunfels.
  • Commercial Use Requirements - This document provides you information on what different requirements additional departments may be looking for.
  • Sanitarian Plan Review - This document provides information the Health Department requires before a restaurant is allowed to open in the City of New Braunfels.
  • Mobile / Vendor Food Establishment Checklist - This checklist provides a list of requirements necessary for the approval of a Mobile Food Vendor, or a 90 day Food Establishment Vendor.
  • Food Establishment Fees as of November 2014 

Number of Employees


Type I - 1-3 


Type II - 4-6


Type III - 7-10


Type IV - 11-20


Type V - 21 and above


The above fees are for restaurants, catering facilities,
bakeries, and mobile catering.

For additional questions please contact our office.