Stormwater Line(s)/System

Plan Review
Not Required
Not Required
Valid Period
1 year
Processing Time
1 hour
Houston Public Works

1002 Washington Ave., 2nd Floor
Houston, TX 77002

8 am to 3 pm


For the construction of storm sewer and/or appurtenances and the use of the public properties of the City

After Approval

Approved the permit is issued, and the customer is advised to give a 48-hr notice to schedule the field inspection. And 2 sets of plans and a copy of permit will be delivered to Construction Group .

Conditions & Exceptions

the approved plans is valid less than one year

Statutory Authority
What You Need

1. Permit application fee2. Two sets of completed applications (one original) 3. Copy of the excavation (street cut) permit application 4. Two sets of approved plans (24”x36”, make sure that the plans approval dates are less than one year)

Apply in Person

1. Bring the completed application and required documents to the 2nd floor. 2. Bring the sales order to the Cashier Booth on the first floor to complete payment for the plan review fee. 3. Bring the payment receipt to the Intake Window on the 2nd floor. Permit will be issued.

Conditions & Exceptions

the approved plans is valid less than one year

Additional Resources
What You Need

After issuing the approved permit, the customer is required to give a 48-hr notice to the inspector's group prior to start any storm water construction work.

Schedule by Phone

Inspectors contact information is provided in the permit