Child Care Sanitation

CHILD CARE CENTER PERMITS

Any child care center that is licensed by Texas Health and Human Services Child Care Regulation must also have a child care center permit from the City of Garland. The fee for a child care center permit is $100 per year. A child care center that uses their kitchen to provide food or drinks must have a food service permit in addition to their child care center permit. The comined fee for the two permits is $400 annually. 

If the child care center is operated by a governmental agency, independent school district, non-profit agency, or church, the permit fee is waived.

FOSTER HOME INSPECTIONS

The City of Garland Health Department conducts foster home inspections free of charge to any City of Garland resident. Please call 972-205-3460 to schedule the inspection.