Program Detail

Harris County Permits

105555 Northwest Freeway, Suite 146   Houston, TX 77092

Mailing Address


SERVICE PHONE:713-956-3000 Main

DESCRIPTION:Harris County is temporarily waiving permit fees and inspections on reconstruction related to Hurricane Ike. Fees will be suspended through April 1, 2009. Major storm related damage and repairs (e.g., holes in roof or flood damage). All construction above and beyond storm related damages ( property additions) require a permit and fees are applicable.

INTAKE PROCEDURE:Call for information

FEES:See website for fee schedule

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:Call for information

ELIGIBILITY:Permit and inspection fees will only be waived for the reconstruction of buildings damaged by storm events.

HOURS:Mon - Fri 7:30am - 4:30pm


  • Building Permits
  • Disaster Specific Permitting Programs

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