Frequently Asked Questions

When can I get my inspection?

Inspections must requested by 4 p.m. in order to be scheduled the following day.

How will I know when my permit is ready?

The plans examiner will call you as soon as it is ready. They will also call if there is a problem.

What is being built at a certain location?

We can tell you what is planned for a site as long as there is a building permit applied for.

Has my inspection been done yet and did it pass?

Inspectors leave tags at the jobsite that let the contractor know if it passed or failed. If unable to locate the tag, call the appropriate inspector:

  • Building Inspector–(972) 721-4875
  • Electrical–(972) 721-4888
  • Plumbing/Mechanical–(972) 721-4893

Which contractors have to be registered?

Concrete, Electrical, Irrigation, Mechanical, Plumbing, Sign, Fence, Underground Storage Tanks, Housemovers, and General Contractors.

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