Permit List

  1. Residential
  2. Commercial
  3. Operational
  4. Event

Building and Construction Permits

Building Permits

Residential Electrical Permit - Addition 

Residential Electrical Permit - Alteration/Repair 

Residential Electrical Permit - New Single Family 

Residential Electrical permit - New Two Family 

Residential Electrical Permit - Temp Pole 

Residential Mechanical Permit - Addition 

Residential Mechanical Permit - Alterations/Repairs 

Residential Mechanical Permit - Equipment Replacement

Residential Mechanical Permit - New Single Family

Residential Mechanical Permit - New Two Family 

Residential Plumbing & Gas Permit Addition 

Residential Plumbing & Gas Permit Alteration/Repair

Residential Plumbing & Gas Permit New Single Family

Residential Plumbing & Gas Permit New Two Family 

Residential Plumbing Permit - Irrigation/Lawn Sprinkler System 

Residential Homestead - Building Systems Permit Application (PDF)

House Move Permit (PDF)

Manufactured Home Placement (PDF)

Swimming Pools

The City of Victoria will now require that any plans required for a pool permit be approved by the appropriate electrical provider:

  • American Electric Power (AEP),  Administrative Office
    102 E Crestwood Drive
    Victoria, TX 77901
    Phone: 361-574-3357 (only call for pool location assistance)
  • Victoria Electric Cooperative (VEC), Engineering Office
    102 S Ben Jordan Street
    Victoria, TX 77901
    Phone: 361-573-2428, ext. 47 (only call for pool location assistance)

Fire Marshal Construction Permits

A construction permit allows the applicant permission to install equipment utilized in connection with such activities, or to install or modify any fire protection system or equipment or other construction, equipment installation or modification in accordance with the provisions of the 2021 International Fire Code as adopted.  The permit shall automatically become invalid if work does not commence within 180 days after its issuance.  

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Exempt Items

Find out which items are exempt from needing a permit by viewing our Permit Exceptions (PDF).

Misc. Residential Permits

Garage Sale Permits