The building inspection division's primary responsibilities are the administration of building, zoning, and property maintenance ordinances of the city. The application of building code and zoning regulations, building location, use, sign regulations, fencing, yards and open space is achieved by coordinating development activities such as site plan review, permits, inspections and by providing assistance with the development process to citizens.
To view more information about common violation types, visit our code enforcement page.
For additional information or assistance, please call or email the Building Inspection Division directly.
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday 8 am to 6 pm Friday 8 am to 5 pm
To schedule, contact the Inspection Desk at 972-919-2549, or online using the Customer Self Service portal. You must sign up for an account to use the portal to obtain permits and schedule inspections.
Building Permit Forms
You can browse PDF versions of our building inspection permits.
We are committed to providing thorough, accurate and consistent inspections of building construction projects. Inspection checklists are intended to assist permit holders with preparing for inspections. Building projects must comply with all applicable codes whether or not included in a particular checklist.
Prior to scheduling your inspection, please have the following information available:
EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2021, INSPECTION REQUESTS MUST BE SCHEDULED THE PREVIOUS BUSINESS DAY BY 5:00 PM.
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To make an appointment, email Danielle Summers, Planning & Development Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org
- When is a Permit Required
- Required Inspections
- Remodels and Additions to Single Family Dwellings
- Residential Accessory Buildings