Building Safety (Permits & Inspections)

Impact to services due to COVID-19

  • Effective Monday, May 24, 2021, the Permit and Treasury offices will now be open to walk-in customers from 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday; no appointments will be required for in-person submittals and payments.
  • Some applications may be submitted via email to Permit forms and applications are available online.
  • Please allow 3 business days for a permit technician to process your application before contacting the Permit office to check on the status.

Thank you for your patience.

In-Person Visits to City Hall

  • Building Safety/Permits and Inspections, City Secretary, and Treasury are accepting in-person customers from 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday. 
Building Safety (Permits and Inspections)
Call: 281-275-2270
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Permits and Inspections provides assistance for all issues relating to permitting of construction and building code compliance.

Quick Links 

Contractor Annexation Letter
Permitting requirements will apply to construction and remodeling in annexed areas.

Permitting Brochure
General overview of permitting requirements and helpful related information. 
Schedule an Inspection
Call the inspection line or use our online system to schedule an inspection.

Forms & Applications
Get the process started with this comprehensive list of applications and forms.

Permitting Requirements
Guidelines of City enforceable codes and the technical standards they reference.

Driveway Specifications
Standards for residential driveways.

Building Permits - Online Search

Use our online tool for viewing approved permits of construction, including building code compliance, food and health code compliance and environmental code compliance.

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Contact Us

  1. 2700 Town Center Blvd. N.
    Sugar Land, TX 77479
    Ph: 281-275-2270 | Fx: 281-275-2271