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Development Process Application & Information Links
Planning & Development Department
Development Process Application & Information Links


Pre-Development:

· Street & Alley Closing Application
· Special Conditional Use Permit Application
· Zone Change Application
· Variance Application
· Variance Checklist
· Special Exception Application
· Special Exception Checklist
· Parkland Development Fee

Site Plan & Platting:

· Minor Development Site Plan Application 
· Minor Development Site Plan Checklist
· Minor Development Site Plan Requirements
· Major Development Site Plan Checklist
· Major Development Site Plan Requirements
· Plat Requirements
· Minor Plat Requirements 
· Subdivision Plat Application (5+ Lots) 
· Minor Plat Application (10 Acs Or Less, Up To 4 Platted Lots, No Exts Req’d) 


Engineering Design:

· Water System Design Criteria
· Sanitary Sewer Design Criteria
· Stormwater Design Criteria
· Paving Design Criteria
· Water System Standard Detail Sheet
· Sanitary Sewer Standard Detail Sheet
· Sample Well Standard Detail Sheet
· Sidewalk Standard Detail Sheet
· SW3P Standard Detail Sheet
· Trench Safety Standard Detail Sheet

Codes & Requirements:

· Applicable Codes
· Windload Requirements
· Minimum 6-Inch Stud Wall Requirements
· Flood Plain Development Permit
· Code Adoptions Ordinance (2012 Ed.)
· Electrical Code Amendments (Local)
· Elimination Of Back Stab Electrical Installation Notice
· Residential Plan Review Notes For Residential Construction
· Building Code Appeals Board
· Sample Well Detail
· Contractor Insurance Requirements
· Contractor Licensing Requirements
· Lawn Sprinkler Minimum Requirements
· Minimum Residential Electrical Requirements
· Residential Swimming Pool / Hot Tub Requirements
· Residential Zoning Requirements
· Underground Fuel Tank Requirements
· Third-Party Energy Code Review
· Energy Code Compliance Providers
· Appeal Of Enforcement Officer’s Decision
· Fencing Guidelines

Site Preparation:

· Clearing Permit Application
· Demolition Permit Application
· Fill Dirt Permit Application

Permitting & Inspection:

· Building Permit Application
· Electrical Permit Application
· Fire Permit Application
· Mechanical Permit Application
· Roofing Permit Application
· Zoning Permit Application
· Residential Building Permit Checklist
· Residential Utility Tie On Form
· Building Permit Fees
· Mechanical Permit Fees
· Plumbing Permit Application
· Commercial Building Permit Checklist
· Flood Plain Development Permit Application
· Storm Water Quality Renewal Permit
· Stormwater Quality Permit Application
· Pipeline Permit Application & Ordinance
· Right-Of-Way Permit Application

Other:

· Hay Field Registration Application (Annual) 
· Pipeline Transfer Form
· Homestead Affidavit
· Request For Temporary Utilities
· Asbestos Consultants
· Garage Sale Signs
· Harris County Health Dept. Information
· Home Occupation
· Sign Ordinance
· Address Display Requirements
· Industrial District Utility Service Application
· Commercial/Industrial Tie-On Form (Large Acres)
· Commercial/Industrial Tie-On Form (Small Acres)