Link here to go to the etrakit permit system: etrakit
For most permits, you can apply, pay for and print your own permit, as well as schedule inspections and get inspection results.
For Certificate of Occupancies, please fill out the application (see Fees and Applications link to the left) and email back to us at email@example.com
For Residential Permits: The homeowner must have a homestead exemption filed with the Dallas Central Appraisal district to apply, except for roof permits.
If applying for a residential detached building (pergola, shed, etc.), please fill out the Accessory Building form and email back to us.
Inspections and Payments
Online: Registered Contractors and Public Users (who have created an online account) can use the eTrakit system Opens a New Window. to pay, print permits, schedule inspections, and view inspection results.
The cut-off time to request an inspection is 6 a.m. the day of the inspection.
Email: Inspection requests can be emailed to us to enter.