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 Division 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 8 month Food Establishment Vendor.

Number of Employees

Fee

Type I - 1-3 

$156.25

Type II - 4-6

$312.50

Type III - 7-10

$468.75

Type IV - 11-20

$625.00

Type V - 21 and above

$781.25

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

For additional questions please contact our office.

Any permit fees that are submitted or postmarked on or after January 1 of each calendar year will be considered late and shall be subject to an additional $65 fee before a permit will be issued.