Separate Permit Requirements

Other Permits That May Be Required
Grading may commence as soon as the building permit or grading permit, if the building permit has not been issued yet, is approved.
  • On-site Utility Permits - This can be obtained prior to the building permit after the plumbing inspectors reviewed the plans and the property is platted. Fire mains and hydrants are reviewed by the Fire Department and is a separate permit.
  • Tree removal permits - This permit is required and can only be issued after the building permit has been issued.
Separate Permits Requirements
  • Job Trailer Permits
    Site plan must first be approved by the:
    City of Irving Fire Department
    845 W. Irving Blvd.
    Irving, TX 75060
    and
    Water Utilities
    333 Valley View Lane
    Irving, TX  75061
  • Driveway Approaches - A $5,000 bond required for anyone doing the work
  • Electric Security Door Locks - Permits are issued by the Fire Department at (972) 721-2651
  • Fences
  • Fire Alarm System - Permits are issued by the Fire Department
  • Fire Hydrants and Fire Mains - Permits are issued by the Fire Department
  • Fire Sprinkler and Standpipes - Permits are issued by the Fire Department
  • Fuel Tanks or Fuel Lines - Permits are issued by the Fire Department
  • Irrigation systems
  • On-Site Utilities - Domestic water, storm, and sanitary sewers, and gas line on private property, not in easements
  • Retaining Walls Over 30 Inches in Height - Measured from adjacent grade to the top of the wall
  • Signs
  • Swimming Pools
  • Vent-a-Hood Fire Extinguishing System - Permits are issued by the Fire Department