Address Change

Permits - HPWCODE1001
Contact
Houston Public Works
Permits

1002 Washington Ave., 1st Floor
Houston, TX 77002

Main: 832.394.8899
832.395.9621
8 am to 3 pm
Plan Review
Not Required
Inspection
Not Required
Renewal
Not Required
Fee
$79.82
Admin fee
$28.50
Valid Period
No expiration
Processing Time
1-2 business days

About

An address change permit may be required if an existing address was entered incorrectly, an existing address has been determined to be inaccurate, or a new address must be assigned to a tenant space for utility permits.

After Approval

Approved requests are updated in the system within 24 hours. In some cases, you may qualify for a reprint of your permit. 

Conditions & Exceptions

Some address change requests may require plan review by code enforcement. 

What You Need

To request an address change, please complete a copy of the CE-1212 Address or Name Change Request Form.


Apply Online

Please email a completed copy of the CE-1212 Address or Name Change Request Form to [email protected].

 

Apply in Person

Please submit a completed copy of the CE-1212 Address or Name Change Request Form at one of the following locations:

  • Houston Permitting Center, 1002 Washington Avenue, Houston, Texas 77002.
  • Clear Lake Office, 1335 Regents Park Drive, Suite #130, Clear Lake, Texas 77058.
  • Kingwood Office, 3915 Rustic Woods Drive, Humble, Texas 77339.
  • Northwest Office, 10555 Northwest Freeway, Suite #148, Houston, Texas 77092.
Apply by Fax

Please fax a completed copy of the CE-1212 Address or Name Change Request Form to (832) 395-9621.

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