Temporary Food Permit

Please complete the following Temporary Food Permit Application Form for all temporary food vending within the City of Helotes.

This application is a City of Helotes application and should only submitted if it pertains to the City of Helotes jurisdiction.  Applicants are responsible for verifying if an address is located within the City.  This can be done by using the BCAD property search engine located at http://www.bcad.org/.  The applicant should also ensure that all information provided on the application is correct.

Questions should be directed to the Development Services Department at (210) 695-8877.  Applications may also be filled out in person at the Development Services Department located at City Hall, 12951 Bandera Road, Helotes, Texas 78023.  Office hours are Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., except on Wednesday's when the Department is closed to the public.

Applications can take up to 10 business days to process.
*Note: Nonprofit organizations should contact the Development Services Department at (210) 695-8877 for assistance before completing this online application.

(Foods prepared in a private home are not permitted.)

I certify, that as the person responsible for this food establishment, I am responsible for the safe handling and preparation of foods sold to the public during the event and will adhere to the Requirements for Temporary Food Establishments below.

The Helotes Festival Association grounds’ water system is not an approved public water system and cannot be used for drinking or preparing any foods. 

I acknowledge that the form above is only an application.  Receipt of the application and payment should not be interpreted as a receipt of a permit or permit number.

I acknowledge that this application may take up to 10 business days to process, and that the City of Helotes Development Service Dept. will contact me regarding any permit, permit number, or permissions granted for this application.

Click here for temporary food establishment requirements within the City of Helotes.