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This guide outlines the permit and the plan review process associated with erecting scaffolding and other structures to serve as pedestrian protection during construction, repairs, and demolition projects.
Last updated: 01-01-2022
The Commercial Plan Review process will enable your building and improvement plans to be reviewed for Houston Construction Code compliance prior to issuance of a building permit.
Last updated: 11/10/2021
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
Permitting, plan review and inspection guidelines for electric vehicle charging station.
Last updated: 10/22/2019
Guidelines for a successful mylar walk through.
Last updated: 12/6/2019
Options for phase construction permitting and plan review
Last updated: 10/08/2019
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
The following detail and specifications, issued in conjunction with the Department of Neighborhoods and Health Department, identifies requirements for the demolition of swimming pools and spas; including, but not limited to, pools determined to be in violation of the City of Houston Minimum Standards or Dangerous Building Ordinance.
Last updated: 01-01-2021
Procedures and qualifications for paid plan review (customer paid overtime).
Last updated: 1/1/2020