Contact Information - Environmental Lead Program


Phone and Fax Numbers

Abatement Notifications

Toll Free: (888) 778-9440 ext. 6747
Phone: (512) 834-6747
Fax: (512) 834-4524
Email: lead.notifications@dshs.texas.gov

Compliance Section

Toll Free: (800) 293-0753
Phone: (512) 834-6665
Fax: (512) 834-6606

Surveillance Section

Toll Free: (800) 293-0753
Phone: (512) 834-6747
Fax: (512) 834-6644
Notifications Fax: (512) 834-4524

Staff Contact

Ken Ofunrein, Manager
Phone: (512) 834-6770 Ext. 2451

Emmanuel Enemkpali, Group Manager
Phone: (512) 834-6770 Ext. 2431

Business Filing and Verification Section

Email: lead.reg@dshs.texas.gov
Toll Free: (800) 572-5548
Phone: (512) 834-6600
Fax: (512) 834-6614

Trainer Accreditation Information

Email: lead.reg@dshs.texas.gov
Toll Free: (800) 572-5548
Phone: (512) 834-6600
Fax: (512) 834-6614

For Other Questions or Further Help

Email: leadhelp@dshs.texas.gov
Toll-free: (800) 293-0753
Phone: (512) 231-5792
Fax: (512) 834-6726


Mailing and Physical Addresses

For General Correspondence

Texas Department of State Health Services
Environmental Lead Program MC 1987
P. O. Box 149347
Austin, Texas 78714-9347
(If shipping OVERNIGHT, only USPS Special Service Deliveries will deliver to a P. O. Box. UPS or Federal Express will NOT.)

For All Licensure Related Materials That Do Not Contain Money

Texas Department of State Health Services
Environmental & Sanitation Unit - MC 2835
P. O. Box 149347
Austin, Texas 78714-9347
(If shipping OVERNIGHT, only USPS Special Service Deliveries will deliver to a P. O. Box. UPS or Federal Express will NOT.)

For All Lead Abatement Notifications

Texas Department of State Health Services
Environmental Health Notifications Group MC 1986
P. O. Box 143538
Austin, Texas 78714-3538
(If shipping OVERNIGHT, only USPS Special Service Deliveries will deliver to a P. O. Box. UPS or Federal Express will NOT.)

For All Mail Containing Money

Texas Department of State Health Services

Cash Receipts Branch - MC 2003

PO Box 149347
Austin, Texas 78714-9347
(If shipping OVERNIGHT, only USPS Special Service Deliveries will deliver to a P. O. Box. UPS or Federal Express will NOT.)

Physical Address

Texas Department of State Health Services
Environmental & Sanitation Unit - MC 2835
DSHS Consumer Protection Division
1100 W. 49th Street
Austin, Texas 78756
(If shipping OVERNIGHT, only special service deliveries such as UPS or Federal Express [NOT USPS] are delivered to this address)

Last updated October 8, 2021