Currently, the Fort Bend County Environmental Health Department has inter-local agreements with the following cities for the services of:

On Site Sewage Facility (OSSF)

  • City of Fairchilds
  • City of Fulshear
  • City of Simonton
  • City of Weston Lakes
  • Village of Pleak

        Food Service

  • City of Beasley
  • City of Fairchilds
  • City of Fulshear
  • City of Kendleton
  • City of Needville
  • City of Weston Lakes
  • City of Simonton
  • Village of Pleak

The Fort Bend County Environmental Health Department does not have jurisdiction nor inter-local agreements in the following city limits:  Arcola, City of Meadows Place, Houston, Katy, Richmond, Rosenberg, Missouri City, Stafford, Sugar Land, Thompsons.




The major focus of the Environmental Health Department is public and consumer health. This field of service sometimes overlaps with other environmental issues or concerns from the public. However, the Environmental Health Department does not conduct the following services:

  • Mold complaints
  • Lead complaints
  • Environmental Land Assessments
  • Solid Waste / Land Field Site Approvals / Evaluations
  • Local M.U.D. Inspections / approvals
  • Swimming Pool Permitting
  • Air Quality
  • Fire and Safety Inspections
  • OSHA Inspections
  • Asbestos Inspections
  • Building Inspections (Residential or Commercial)
  • Water Well Inspections or approval (Residential or Commercial)
  • Home Loan Inspections
  • Sludge Sampling or Sludge Site Evaluations / Approval
  • Vector Control or Abatement

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our office.