Houston Health Department

Special Waste Service Companies



Information for Transporters
Application review process: Applications must be complete and all required documents submitted before vehicles can be scheduled for inspection. All drivers and vehicles must arrive 15 minutes prior to their scheduled appointment time. In the event a driver is late, the appointment will have to be rescheduled for a later date.

For Transporters
Required Documents
  • 2017 Transporter Application
  • Photocopies of drivers licenses for ALL owners, managers and drivers
  • Evidence of financial responsibility for each vehicle and trailer
  • A City of Houston Waste Transportation Permit Bond OR Pollution Liability coverage of $1,000,000
  • Photocopy of the Texas Commission On Environmental Quality Letter of Registration
Fees
  • $100.63 application fee plus $27.95 admin. fee
  • $710.07 vehicle registration fee per vehicle plus $27.95 admin fee.
  • For fee schedules, go to www.houstoncityfees.org

Transporter Forms



Pressure Washer Information
In order to obtain a permit for pressure washing, all equipment (booms, mats and recovery systems) must be tested by the City of Houston to ensure that all wastewater will be recovered and storm drains are protected.  Company name and telephone number must be on both sides of the company vehicle in 3” lettering.

For Pressure Washer
Required Documents
Fees
  • $100.63 application fee plus $27.95 admin. fee
  • $710.07 vehicle registration fee per vehicle plus $27.95 admin fee.
  • For fee schedules, go to www.houstoncityfees.org



Information for Biological Pretreatment Companies
Application review process:
Applications must be complete and all required documents submitted before vehicles can be scheduled for inspection.  All drivers and vehicles must arrive 15 minutes prior to their scheduled appointment time.  In the event a driver is late, the appointment will have to be rescheduled for a later date.
For Biological Pretreatment Companies
Required Documents
Fees

Fact Sheets


Contact Us
Address:
Houston Health Department
Bureau of Consumer Health Services
7427 Park Place Blvd
Houston, TX 77087

Phone:  832.393.5740
Fax:      832.393.5740

Working Hours:
Monday – Friday, 7 AM – 5 PM