HELPFUL LINKS AND INFORMATION
- Municipal Code
- Permits & Applications
- Inspection Request
- Adopted Building Codes
- Contractor Requirements
- Development Handbook
Effective March 6, 2017, hours of operation will be 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the Permit Dept.
Main contact phone number 281.652.1638 for permits.
Building permits are required to build, repair or add additions to structures in Pearland. All construction must be in conformance with the city amendments and ordinances. If you live within the city limits you must apply for a permit in order to be in compliance. To find out if you are within the city limit you can search your address in our city map. If you are still not sure if you are within the city limits or if what you are planning to build is allowed please contact our Planning and Zoning Division for additional information.
Registered contractors may submit applications or schedule inspections using our online process. By clicking the Permits & Applications link, you will be directed to our eTRAKiT site. Applicants will need to create a public login in order to use the application system, then select "apply" under permits button for a permit, or "inspections" to schedule and inspection. For additional information, please contact the Permit Department at 281.652.1638.
If you are not a registered contractor, applications can be found at https://www.pearlandtx.gov/residents/about-pearland/online-forms. Please submit completed applications and fees, in person, to the permit department at 3523 Liberty Drive, Pearland. Residents and property owners may contact the Permits department at 281.652.1638 to scheduled inspections and for more information.