Permit Office Hours: Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
One Troyan Drive, Meadows Place, Texas 77477
Office Number and Inspection Request: 281-983-2932
Fax Number 281-983-2940
Our Vision: To protect the safety and well-being of our residents and the environment of our City through a professional permit process ensuring Meadows Place will continue to be …. Your Place for Life
Our Goal: To provide quick, courteous and professional service while enforcing all applicable ordinances, statues and regulations.
Current Codes: Below you will find links to the current building codes the City of Meadows Place abides by. Click on each code for additional information.
Schedule of Fees: Click here to see the current schedule of fees updated December 17, 2019.
Approved Paint Colors: For your convenience, The City of Meadows Place has pre-approved primary and accent colors. These are available at City Hall or click here.
Approved Roof Colors and Material: Approved colors for both composition and tile roofs are available. Click here to see the list. Metal roofs must be approved by Planning and Zoning.
Below is a list of work that requires a Permit. Although all work requiring a permit may not be listed, it is best to contact the City before starting any work at your home or business to see if a permit is necessary.
Building Permit: This application is required for the following type of work: New Construction, Additions, Remodels, Build Outs, Foundation Work, Cement Work, Patio Covers, Swimming Pool, and Window Replacement, and possibly other services not listed.
Electrical Permit: This application is required for the following type of electrical work: Electrical Services, Meter Loop & Service, Sub-panels, Installation of new lighting fixtures, outlets, appliances, Generators, Re-connection of Service, and possibly other services not listed.
Plumbing/Gas Permit: This application is required for the following type of work: Water & Sewer, Backflow preventer, Water Lines, Sewer Lines, Storm Sewer, Installation of New Fixtures like, Yard drains, Pool Heaters, Water Softener, Ice Maker, Gas Pressure Test, Gas Line Re-connection, and possibly other work not listed.
Mechanical Permit: This application is required for the following type of work: Installation of Air Conditioners or Heaters, Toilet Exhaust, Exhaust hoods and possible other work not listed.
Roof Permit: This application is required when installing a new roof. Be sure that your roof shingles are on the City approved list of roofing colors and material.
Irrigation Permit: This application is required for the installation of new irrigation systems and possibly repair work to existing irrigation systems.
Driveway and Sidewalk Permit: This is application is required for driveway and sidewalk installation and/or repairs.
All contractors working in the City must obtain a Contractor Registration and permit (home owners included) before starting any work. All Contractors must provide a master license in their trade and proof of liability insurance (faxed or emailed directly to the city from the insurance company).
A Credit Card Authorization form may also be completed and submitted with all permit applications to expedite your permit.
Plan Review: New home building and home remodeling requires detailed plans. The following information needs to be submitted in order to obtain a permit. Submitted documents should be complete to expedite plan review and permit issuance.
Applicant needs to submit the following:
- Permit Application
- 3-Plot Plans to include Legal Description (Lot, Block, Subdivision and lot dimensions)
- 3-Energy Reports
- 3-Stamped Engineering foundation letters
- 3-Sets of Construction Plans
Inspections: Your inspection request must be scheduled the day before with the Permit Clerk via email or phone at, 281-983-2932, before the inspector is notified.
BBG Consulting –Building Official
Joe Scanlin – Electrical