Dallas County Building Permits (Texas)

Building Departments in Dallas County, TX create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Dallas County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Dallas County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Dallas County building permit. Dallas County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Dallas County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Addison Zoning Addison TX 16801 Westgrove Drive 75001 972-450-7018

Carrollton Zoning Carrollton TX 1945 East Jackson Road 75006 972-466-3040

Cedar Hill Planning and Zoning Department Cedar Hill TX 413 Cedar Street 75104 972-291-5100

Coppell Zoning Coppell TX 255 Parkway Boulevard 75019 972-304-3678

Dallas Building Department Dallas TX Ste 100, 11910 Greenville Ave, Ste 100 75243 214-670-7278

Dallas Building Department Dallas TX 542 East Jefferson Boulevard 75203 214-671-0885

Dallas City Building Department Dallas TX 1500 Marilla Street 75201 214-670-1428

Dallas County Planning Department Dallas TX 411 Elm Street 75202 214-653-7601

Dallas Planning Department Dallas TX 1500 Marilla Street 75201 214-670-4127

De Soto City Zoning DeSoto TX 211 East Pleasant Run Road 75115 972-230-9622

Garland Planning Department Garland TX 800 Main Street 75040 972-205-2445

Grand Prairie Zoning Grand Prairie TX 206 West Church Street 75050 972-237-8255

Irving Planning Department Irving TX 825 West Irving Boulevard 75060 972-721-2424

Lancaster Building Department Lancaster TX 700 East Main Street 75146 972-218-1200

Lancaster Zoning Lancaster TX 700 East Main Street 75146 972-227-6075


Building Inspectors in Dallas County, TX ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Dallas County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Dallas County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Dallas County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Dallas County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Dallas County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Addison Building Inspector Addison TX 16801 Westgrove Drive 75001 972-450-2880

Carrollton Building Inspector Carrollton TX 1945 East Jackson Road 75006 972-466-3225

Cedar Hill Building Inspector Cedar Hill TX 285 Uptown Boulevard, 100 75104 972-291-5100

Coppell Building Inspector Coppell TX 265 Parkway Boulevard 75019 972-304-3500

Dallas Building Inspector Dallas TX 542 East Jefferson Boulevard 75203 214-671-0885

Dallas Building Inspector Dallas TX 11910 Old Greenville Avenue, 100 75243 214-670-7282

Dallas TX Building Inspector Dallas TX 725 North Jim Miller Road, a 75217 214-670-8160

Desoto Building Inspector DeSoto TX 211 East Pleasant Run Road 75115 972-230-9610

Duncanville Building Inspector Duncanville TX 203 East Wheatland Road 75116 972-780-5040

Garland Building Inspector Garland TX 800 Main Street 75040 972-205-2300

Grand Prairie Building Inspector Grand Prairie TX 206 West Church Street 75050 972-237-8230

Irving Building Inspector Irving TX 825 West Irving Boulevard 75060 972-721-2424

Lancaster Building Inspector Lancaster TX 700 East Main Street 75146 972-218-1200

Mesquite Building Inspector Mesquite TX 1515 North Galloway Avenue 75149 972-216-6213

Code Enforcement Offices in Dallas County, TX are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Dallas County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Dallas County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Dallas County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Dallas County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building permit records.

Addison Code Enforcement Addison TX 16801 Westgrove Drive 75001 972-450-2889

Cedar Hill City Code Enforcement Cedar Hill TX 285 Uptown Boulevard 75104 972-291-5100

Cedar Hill Code Enforcement Cedar Hill TX 413 Cedar Street 75104 469-272-2802

Dallas Code Enforcement Dallas TX 3112 Canton Street 75226 214-670-5708

De Soto Code Enforcement DeSoto TX 714 East Belt Line Road 75115 469-658-3075

Garland Neighborhood Code Enforcement Garland TX 203 North 5th Street 75040 972-205-3800

Grand Prairie Code Enforcement Grand Prairie TX 201 Northwest 2nd Street, 200 75050 972-237-8296

Hutchins City Code Enforcement Hutchins TX 321 North Main Street 75141 972-225-2463


Town and City Halls in Dallas County, TX provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Dallas County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Dallas County, Texas. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Dallas County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Addison Town Hall Dallas TX 5300 Belt Line Road, Ste 430 75254 972-450-7000

Balch Springs City Hall Balch Springs TX 3117 Hickory Tree Road 75180 972-557-6070

Carrollton City Hall Carrollton TX 1945 East Jackson Road 75006 972-466-3000

Cedar Hill City Hall Cedar Hill TX 502 Cedar Street 75104 972-291-5100

Cedar Hill City Hall Cedar Hill TX 285 Uptown Boulevard 75104 972-291-0311

Dallas City Hall Dallas TX # 7DN, 1500 Marilla St, # 7DN 75201 214-670-3011

Duncanville City Hall Duncanville TX 203 East Wheatland Road 75116 972-780-3130

Garland City Hall Garland TX 200 North 5th Street 75040 972-205-2000

Grand Prairie City Hall Grand Prairie TX 317 College Street 75050 972-237-8000

Hutchins City Hall Hutchins TX 321 North Main Street 75141 972-225-6121

Irving City Hall Irving TX 825 West Irving Boulevard 75060 972-721-2600

Lancaster City Hall Lancaster TX 211 North Henry Street 75146 972-218-1388

Mesquite City Hall Mesquite TX 711 North Galloway Avenue 75149 972-288-7711