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Definition of Businesses Requiring a Food Establishment License


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Food Establishment (FE) – An operation that stores, prepares, packages, serves, or otherwise provides food for human consumption such as: a restaurant; retail food store; satellite or catered feeding location; catering operation, if the operation provides food directly to a consumer or to a conveyance used to transport people; market; remote catered operations; conveyance used to transport people; institution; or food bank; and that relinquishes possession of food to a consumer directly, or indirectly through a delivery service such as home delivery of grocery orders or restaurant takeout orders, or delivery service that is provided by common carriers.


Food Establishment

Food Establishment Permit Application
Food Establishment Requirements
Food Establishment Checklist Requirements

Mobile Food Vendor

Mobile Vendor Permit Application
Mobile Vendor Requirements


Temporary Food

Temporary Food Event Permit Application
Temporary Event Requirements


Food Handler Classes

The City of Schertz no longer offers onsite Food Handler Classes, but you may receive your certification by going online to However, you may request a special class through the City Health Official if you have a group of 12 students or more. Call 210-619-1671 for more information regarding the application procedure and applicable fees.

Foster Care

Foster Adoption Application
Foster Care Requirements


Swimming Pools

Pool Permit Application
Hyperchlorination to Kill Cryptosporidium
Six Steps for Healthy Swimming


Questions? Call (210) 619-1665 or (210) 619-1671