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Extraterritorial Jurisdiction “ETJ” is all unincorporated territory extending 5 miles beyond the corporate boundaries of the city limits of Houston as established by Chapter 42 – Texas Local Government code.
Last updated: 01/01/2022
Procedures and qualifications for paid plan review (customer paid overtime).
Last updated: 1/1/2020
By state law, sprinkler plans must be designed by a licensed sprinkler contractor. Typically, the sprinkler contractor is selected by the general contractor after the construction documents have been submitted for permit or the building permit has been issued. As a result, sprinkler drawings are designed and submitted after the building plans are reviewed and construction has commenced.
Last updated: 01-01-2022
To define the minimum plan review requirements to obtain a building permit for the installation of a Modular or Prefabricated Building. Code requirements that apply to newly constructed buildings also apply to these prefabricated structures except state approved plans which are accepted without additional review.
Last updated: 10/09/2019
Rules for a waiver request for the temporary placement of a manufactured home or recreational vehicle on a residential property due to damage from Hurricane Harvey.
Last updated: 2/14/2018
Chapter 19 Floodplain Guidelines.
Guidelines for a successful mylar walk through.
Last updated: 12/6/2019
This is an example inspection letter for a Solar APP+ project. For an example of a typical solar panel system, refer to form CE-1387a.
Last updated: Nov. 17, 2022
To provide a means for expediting the plan review of large commercial design projects prepared by professional (licensed architect/engineer) designers, and which are ready for final plan re-submittal for minimal corrections. A paid review meeting may be scheduled to review corrections for permit issuance
Last updated: 09-30-2019