Our Environmental Health Department performs services within all municipalities of Smith County, all unincorporated areas in Smith County, areas within the City Limits of Bullard, and areas within the City Limits of Palestine.
Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
We are located at 815 N. Broadway Avenue in Tyler.
Email address : [email protected]
Office Phone number : (903) 535 - 0037
Below are links to downloadabe forms and applications that need to be completed in order to ensure safe operation of your business based upon its category of service.
Retail "Fixed" Food
If you prepared or consumed an item that is part of an active food recall, click for more information.
Persons who suspect possible Food Borne Illness (FBI) should complete this FBI Complaint Form.
Facilities that are licensed by the State and that require Health Inspections to care for or house children and/or adults are subject to inspections and Inspection Fees.
Any nuisance created by a person that can affect the safety or health of the public can be investigated by a representative of our Environmental Health Department.
Situations that occur within the City Limits of Tyler should be directed to their Code Enforcement Department.
Our Environmental Health Department abides by the required rules and regulations that are mandated by the Texas Health and Safety Code.
The NET Health Board of Directors enact a District Order as the tool to enforce the State of Texas' Health and Safety Code within our jurisdiction. The most recent updates were approved within NET Health District Order 2016-2.
Our staff includes Registered Sanitarians and Environmental Protection Specialists who investigate, evaluate, and eliminate environmental conditions that pose potential threats to the public health of individual citizens, neighborhoods, and communities within the jurisdictions of our Environmental Health Department.
Our specialists provide assistance through health education, collaboration with other local environmental health protection agencies, performance of health inspections, and investigation complaints received from the general public.
The full list of applications, documents, and forms related to our Environmental Health Department can be accessed by clicking here.
If you need to submit any other documents or forms, you can email them to [email protected].
Or, you may personally deliver them directly to the Environmental Health Department during their hours of operation listed at the top of this page.