Harris County Food Handlers

Anyone whose job covers handling food, beverages or utensils are required to obtain a food handler’s card. While a food handler’s card in Texas allows you to work in any county, you are advised to check with the country health department for additional information. Please see below for Harris County contact information. Harris county is the third largest county in Texas with a population of 4 million.


Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.


2223 West Loop South, Houston, TX 77027


Phone: (713) 439-6000

To find out more about how to study and pass the food handler’s card test, visit our Study Guide & Practice Exam section to best prepare for the test.