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Chapter 47 Article XI




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.


Required Documents

  • 2014 Solid/Special Waste Transporter Permit 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
  • $96.34 application fee plus $26.76 admin. fee
  • $679.77 vehicle registration fee per vehicle plus $26.76 admin. fee
  • For fee schedules, go to http://www.houstontx.gov/finance/feeschedule/



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.

 
Required documents:

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.
Required documents:

 

Transporter fact sheet | Pressure washer fact sheet | Manifest report form


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Houston Department of Health and Human Services
Bureau of Consumer Health Services
7411 Park Place Blvd, Room 109
Houston, TX 77087
Phone: 832.393.5740
Fax: 832.393.5706
Monday – Friday, 7 AM – 5 PM
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