Do I need a permit to demolish a building?

Yes. To submit a request, please access the Building Permit Application (PDF).

Asbestos Survey

Depending on project, you may also need an asbestos survey.

Asbestos Survey Requirements

Building owners and contractors must provide the city with evidence that asbestos surveys have been conducted on portions of buildings affected by the planned renovation or demolition by a person licensed under the Texas Asbestos Health Protection Act.

Licensed Asbestos Inspectors

To access a current list of licensed asbestos inspectors, you may:

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1. How far back from the street can I build?
2. How high can I build my fence?
3. Where are the property lines on my property?
4. Do above-ground pools require a permit?
5. Why can't I have my site plan and building plan reviewed together?
6. Do I need a permit for a street closure?
7. Am I required to have a handicap accessible ramp to my building?
8. If I am the homeowner can I pull my own permit?
9. Do I need a permit to demolish a building?
10. Do I need a permit to put up a storage building?
11. Do I need a permit to repair, install or extend a driveway?
12. Are tamper resistant plugs required in homes?
13. Do I need a permit to build a fence?
14. Do I need a permit to repair my manufactured home?
15. What are the building setbacks on my property?