Drinking-Water Test Rules

The water testing program will be ending soon. The last day to have your water tested will be Monday, August 31st before 2 pm. 

All drinking water test samples, in order to be TNI (The Nelac Institute) compliant, must be delivered to the lab on ice or ice packs.

For more information call Brazos County Health Department at 979-361-5738.





Testing Drinking Water (Bacteriological Analysis)

Samples are accepted only on Monday - Thursday before 2:30 P.M (note time change).

Samples must be taken in approved testing bottles (no sterilized mason jars or alcohol bottles) which are available at the Health Department.

Test results are available the next day after 3:30 P.M. Results are mailed the day after the results are read.

There is a charge of $20.00/sample.

No surface water will be tested (no streams or ponds).

Water form (public and private samples)

2020 Water Testing Holiday Schedule

Public Water Testing

How to complete the water form

Private Water Testing (samples submitted by private individuals)