Bus shelter permit

Plan Review
Not Required
minimum $103.00 and varies higher
Valid Period
1 year
Processing Time
1 business day


For the construction and maintenance of bus pad and landing in the right of way for users of public transportation.

After Approval

Permit must be kept on premises in public view during construction. After completion, permit must be kept on file by the owner.

Scheduled inspections are conducted.

Conditions & Exceptions

Inspection is required after permit is issued

What You Need
  • Approved Plans 
  • Paving Application
  • Bond
  • Sidewalk/Lane Closure Permit
Apply in Person

Bring the approved plans, bond, and paving application to:
1002 Washington Avenue, 2nd floor 
Houston, TX 77002

Pull ticket at the first floor kiosk and proceed to the 2nd floor reception desk. 

What You Need

Two sets of full-sized, signed and sealed drawings from a licensed engineer

Submit Plans Online

Submit plans through ProjectDox. 

Submit Plans in Person

Submit plans through the City Engineer's plan intake window on the 2nd floor. Customer will be notified when plans are ready for pick up. 

What You Need

Once construction is completed, client will notify Construction Services Section for inspection.

Schedule by Phone

Contact the assigned inspector provided on the receipt or permit to schedule an inspection.