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Guidelines for opening and using an advance pay account (APA).
Last updated: May 9, 2023
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: 01-01-2023
Summary of Sidewalk and Roadway Obstructions and Impairments Ordinance
This acknowledgement must be completed by the licensee and submitted to the Fire Marshal’s Office prior to scheduling a final inspection.
Last updated: 01/01/2023
Guide explains the process for canceling abandoned projects numbers and permits.
Last updated: 05-09-2022
City of Houston, Texas, Ordinance Number 2007-777. An ordinance amending the City of Houston Fire Code relating to administrative fees.
Tips about building construction permitting in the City of Houston.
Last updated: 04/28/2022
How to guide for purchasing a trade permit online through iPermits portal.