Building Permits & Inspections

Permit Applications are available at Jourdanton City Hall, or available for download and can be brought into city hall or emailed back.

Inspection Company: Bureau Veritas
Permit Application Fees - click here

City of Jourdanton is currently using the 2006 International Building Code, 2005 Electrical Code and 2015 Plumbing Code. If you have any questions please contact City Hall.

All contractors must be registered with the city. 
 
Residential Permit/Commercial Permit -
The minimum building setback lines are 25 ft. from the front property line, 10 ft. from the rear and 5 ft. on each side.
New construction
Remodel or Addition
Accessory Structure

Gas Permit
Must provide state license, driver's license and certificate of insurance before obtaining permit

Plumbing Permit
Plumber must provide plumbing license, driver's license and certificate of insurance before obtaining permit.

Sign Permit
25 ft. Maximum Height**  
50 sq. ft. Maximum area**
Permit fee $75 per sign
** variance fee may be paid if larger sign is needed

Peddler or Solicitor's Permit

***For additional information on building permits you can visit Franklinlegal.net/buildingregulations or call Jourdanton City Hall.

  1. Melissa Estrada

    Code Enforcement Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 830-769-3589 Ext. 111