Paint spray booth permit

Commercial Plan Review - HPWCODE1162
Houston Public Works
Commercial Plan Review

1002 Washington Ave., 3rd floor
Houston, TX 77002

8 am to 3 pm
Plan Review
Not Required
See City of Houston fee schedule
Admin fee
Plan review fee
See City of Houston fee schedule
Valid Period
6 Months
Processing Time
15 Business Days


New commercial paint booth.

After Approval

Permit must be kept on premises until final inspection.

Statutory Authority
What You Need
  • Building Permit Application
  • Declaration in Support of Application for City of Houston Building Permit
  • Complete Set of Plans Uploaded
  • Commercial Prerequisite Checklist (CE-1105) and the documentation listed on it
Apply Online

1. Log in or create an iPermits account at:

2. Complete building permit application

3. Pay plan review fee(s)

4. Receive email invitation to upload plans.

Conditions & Exceptions

Requires approval by structural, electrical, and mechanical in most cases.

Additional Resources
What You Need
  • Building Permit Application
  • Complete Set of Plans Uploaded, including
    • Floor plan,
    • Site plan,
    • Electrical plans,
    • Mechanical plans, and
    • Paint booth manufacturer's specifications.
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.

Additional Resources
What You Need

Approved plans must be on site for inspection

Schedule Online

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

Schedule by Phone

To schedule inspections, contact the Interactive Voice Response (IVR) System at 713-222-9922. Trade inspections must be scheduled by the appropriate registered licensed contractor.