Prior to any submittal to the Building Inspection Division for new commercial construction you must contact the City's Development Services Office at 512-218-7043 for the City's submittal process and procedures.
Prior to submission of an application for new construction to the Building Inspection Division, you must contact the City's Chief Building Official and provide the following for permitting fee calculations:
- square footage of the structure
- acreage for the project
- size and number of water meters
- name of the project
- contact persons name, telephone and fax numbers
Note: The fee worksheet will be faxed back to the number you provide to the building official.
At the time of application, the following items must be submitted:
Review time varies depending on the completeness of the submittal. The average turnaround time from submittal to permit is 2-4 weeks.
Once the permit is issued the general contractor will be contacted. The red line plans are returned and paperwork is attached with instructions for scheduling inspections through our online request system.