Child Care

NRH Child Care Ordinance and State Codes

The documents below provide a summary of the North Richland Hills Child Care Ordinance and a required posting for child care facilities.

City of NRH Ordinance Chapter 18, Article II.--Child Care and Before and After School Program Facilities

Title 26, Part 1, Chapter 746 of Texas Administrative Code

Title 26, Part 1, Chapter 744 of Texas Administrative Code

Child Care Permit Letter

Release of Children Procedures

Release of Children Posting

Minimum Standards for Child Care Centers

Minimum Standards for Before or After-School Care

Child Care Resources

Child Care Worker Cards & Classes

Child Care Facility Inspections

Permitted Child Care Facilities

Plan Review & Permits for New / Remodeled Facilities


Foster Home Inspections

The Consumer Health Division offers courtesy environmental inspections for new and renewing foster and adoptive homes. Please contact Consumer Health to schedule an inspection.


For questions or more information about child care resources, please contact us at 817-427-6650.