Commercial Landscaping Permit

Structural Inspections - HPWCODE1160
Houston Public Works
Structural Inspections

1002 Washington Ave., 4th Floor
Houston, TX 77002

832.394.8840 (main)
8 am to 4:30 pm
Plan Review
Not Required
See City of Houston fee schedule
Admin fee
Valid Period
6 mo
Processing Time


Permit is for installing new landscaping on a commercial property.

After Approval

Permit must be kept on site until Final Approval is granted.

Statutory Authority
What You Need
  • Building permit application
Apply Online

1. Log in or create an iPermits account at: (IF AVAILABLE)

2. Complete building permit application

3. Pay plan review fee(s)

4. Receive email invitation to upload plans.

Conditions & Exceptions

May require approval by any or all of the following groups based on scope or other conditions: Structural, Planning, Utilities, Stormwater, Traffic, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Infrastructure, Forestry, Sprinklers, Fire Marshall, Health, Engineering, Flood Plain

What You Need

Building permit application and Complete Set of Plans Uploaded. Based on the scope of the work architectural, structural, civil, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, sprinkler/standpipe, fire alarm, and fire-suppression drawings may be required.

Submit Plans Online

Once application is approved and the plan review fee (PX) has been paid, an email to upload and submit plans will be sent to the applicant.

What You Need

Landscape permit and plans are required to be on-site for the inspection. If corrections are required, call -832-394-8840 for reinspection.

Schedule Online

Enter the appropriate project number into the field and click Submit button.

Schedule by Phone

To schedule an inspection or re-inspection call 832-394-8840