Thank you for considering building in Annetta!  Not all required permits are listed.  If you are not sure if you need a permit, please call our office at (817) 441-5770.

CONTRACTOR REGISTRY:  ALL contractors will need to register with the Town of Annetta's Contractor Registry.  We will need their current driver's license, master's license and proof of general commercial liability insurance issued by an insurance company authorized to do business in Texas in amounts not less than $300,000 for each occurrence for personal injury or death, and not less than $100,000 for each occurrence for property damage. All contractors shall pay a registration fee unless otherwise exempted by state law from such fee requirement.  The fee for an initial registration is $100, with an annual renewal fee of $50.  Building permits will not be issued until all documentation is submitted.  NO work whatsoever shall start without a permit.  You are at risk of double the permit fee if you are caught working without a permit.  Please click here to download the Contractor Registration Form.

The building inspector receives inspection requests by appointment.  To schedule an inspection, please call Bureau Veritas at (877) 837-8775 and leave a request.

BUILDING PERMIT PROCEDURES: Click here to download for all projects. Please read the following requirements. If you have any questions, please call our office at the number above.

NEW HOMES AND REMODELS: Click here to download the builder's packet. We require building plans, plot plans (include legal description and lot dimensions), foundation plans sealed by a State of Texas licensed engineer, energy report - ALL IN DIGITAL FORMAT on a flash drive or emailed to (PDF formatted to print 11"x17").

STORAGE BUILDINGS/SINGLE PERMIT:  Click here to download the Residential Permit Application.  We require two copies of building plans.  If your storage building is less than 200 square feet and will not have electrical/plumbing/heat or air conditioning and will not be on a concrete foundation slab, you will not require a permit. If your storage building has a concrete foundation slab, we will require engineered plans for the foundation slab. (See notes below.)

SWIMMING POOL/SPA:  Please click here to download the Pool Permit Application Packet.  We require pool plans in digital format on a flash drive or emailed to (PDF formatted to print 11"x17"). Pool plans are required to be approved by either ONCOR or Tri-County prior to submitting. Please note there is an additional fee for a spa and gas connection. Please call our office if you're connecting gas. We will need a Residential Permit Application completed by your installer, including a copy of the Railroad Commission License. (See notes below.)

IRRIGATION: Please click here to download the Irrigation Permit Application. We require a copy of the irrigation company's license when submitting for the permit. You must complete and turn in the Backflow Prevention Assembly Test and maintenance report (below) before your final inspection. 

Please note:

- Roll Off containers shall be provided by Republic Services only.  Republic Services is the contract refuse removal service for Annetta, you can contact Republic Services at (817) 441-2303.

- Contractors need to contact Bureau Veritas at (877) 837-8775 at least 24 hours prior to the requested inspection(s).  Should an inspection fail, a re-inspection fee will be assessed before re-inspection.  We use the 2015 International Residential Code for Building Inspections.