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Permitting and plan review guideline for EERC with example inspection report.
Last updated: 11/25/2019
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
Guidelines for a successful mylar walk through.
Last updated: 12/6/2019
Presentation slides from the 2015 IECC COMcheck public workshop on September 16, 2020.
Procedures and qualifications for paid plan review (customer paid overtime).
Last updated: 1/1/2020
Guidelines for applying for a residential repairs permit. Residential repairs permits are required for repairs that involve only replacement of existing structural members and other building elements.
Last updated: 07/20/2020
This is a guide to assist in the plan review, permit, and inspection process for the installation of a solar panel system. Listed below are the required components to be included in drawings to obtain permits, and the items that the city inspectors will be verifying in the field during the inspection process.
Last updated: 04/12/2022
In an attempt to reduce the number of plan submittals, the following items are required in the construction documents for all Residential Site Improvement projects.
Last updated: 10/15/2019
Last Updated: June 2015
The 2015 Houston Commercial Energy Conservation Code with local Amendments, effective December 9th, 2016, contains mandatory cool roofing provisions for new commercial buildings and alterations to existing commercial buildings.