Approval of a subdivision plat

Development Services - PDD1021
Contact
Planning & Development
Development Services

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

832.394.8849
8 am to 3 pm
Plan Review
Required
Inspection
Not Required
Renewal
Not Required
Fee
See City of Houston fee schedule
Admin fee
$29.72
Valid Period
1 year to be recorded once reviewed
Processing Time
Maximum of 30 business days per submittal

About

Subdivision plat shall mean (1) a map or plan prepared and approved pursuant to the applicable provisions of division II of this chapter showing the proposed subdivision of land or, (2) an instrument recorded in the map, plat or real property records of the appropriate county showing the previous subdivision of property.

A subdivision plat includes a replat, an amending plat and a vacating plat.

After Approval
  • Applicant must submit plat for recordation at the City of Houston Planning Department Office located at 611 Walker, 6th Floor, Houston, TX 77002.
  • Once recordation is completed, the plat is recorded with the Harris County Clerk's Office.
Conditions & Exceptions

Conditions and exceptions are listed on the Action Agenda approved application CPC101 from the Planning Commission meeting. Proposed project submitted for building permit must comply.

What You Need

Provide a copy of the recorded Map Record at time of plan review: (1) a map or plan prepared and approved pursuant to the applicable provisions of division II of this chapter showing the proposed subdivision of land or, (2) an instrument recorded in the map, plat or real property records of the appropriate county showing the previous subdivision of property.

A subdivision plat includes a replat, an amending plat and a vacating plat.

What You Need

Need to verify approval documents from the Planning Commision are included in the submitted drawings.