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Permits, Licenses & Inspections

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Building Permits​​



Because of staff training and limited availability, the City will not be able to take any ONLINE requests for inspections between 4 pm, April 4th to 8 pm, April 10th.  Please call 972-304-3500 to schedule an inspection.​

Co​mme​rcial Requirements​ ​Residential Requirements
​Garage Enclosures RequirementsAccessory Structures (Arbors/Gazebos) Requirements
Water Heater RequirementsFence Requirements​
​Irrigation RequirementsScreening & Retaining Walls Requirements
​Flat Work RequirementsFoundation Repair Requirements
​Pool and Spa Requirements ​New Pool Construction Requirements
Construction Trailer Requirements ​Demolition Requirements
Generator Requirements ​Mobile Home Requirements


Please contact the Building Inspections Department at 972-304-3500 for the requirements on the following permits:

  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Mechanical
  • Cell Tower

Please contact Tim Oates in the Fire Department at 972-304-3512 for additional information on the following permits:

Health Permits

​​C​onstruction Standards for Food Service Facilities
Farmers Market Packet
Food Establishment Plan Review Application
Food Establishment Permit Application 
​Mobile Food Vending Application Packet
Swimming Pool/Spa Permit Application
Temporary Event Packet
Waste Hauler Permit Application
Well Drilling Permit Application​

​Sign Permits


​​​Submittal Requirements​​    
​​Brochure Outlining Sign Regulations
​​​Banners (For requirements please contact Building Inspections at 972-304-3500.)​

Beer & Wine License


Amended Ordinance No. 
An ordinance of the City of Coppell, Texas, amending Chapter 6 of the Code of Ordinances by adding article 6-16, alcoholic beverages; providing for prohibition of the sale of beer in residential zoning districts; providing prohibition of the sale of alcoholic beverages within a specified distance of churches, public or private schools, public hospitals and other uses.
Amended Ordinance No. 
An ordinance of the City of Coppell, Texas, amending Section 12-29-3, Subsection 3 by amending Subsection L to provide an exception for open signs; by repealing Section 12-30-16 and replacing with a new Section 12-30-16 providing new regulations for restaurants; and by amending Section 12-42-1, definitions, by amending the definition for convenience store and for outside storage and display - retail stores.
Coppell Municipal CodeOnline resource for the City's municipal code.



​​​​​​Construction Development Permit
Early Grading/Excavation Permit
Right-of-Way Use Permit
Dry Bore/Street Cut/Saw Cut Permit​​​
For submission under Texas Local Government Code Chapter 284, the permit is ​available in the Engineering Department (265 E Parkway).​