Phone #: (361) 293-6321
M - F:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (closed on City observed holidays)

Permits


Please Contact
Adam Findeisen or Claudette Foutz 
(361) 293-6321

Inspections
Zoning
Commercial Building Permit Application
Residential Building Permit Application
MEP Permit Application

A permit must be obtained for all construction projects within the City limits of Yoakum.  This includes Building and Development, Plumbing and Gas, Electrical, and Mechanical.  A complete set of plans and details, including site plans, must be submitted for determination of compliance with certain Ordinances, Laws, Rules and Regulations.  Residential plans should include drawings identifying the types of materials that will be utilized and the size of the home and property.  All projects must be inspected by the City’s Code Enforcement Officer and/or any other authorized personnel.

Please be advised that just completing a permit application form does NOT constitute as approval of the permit.   You must complete and sign the permit application and bring it to City Hall, 808 Hwy 77-A South for approval before you begin the project.  

ALL FEES MUST BE PAID PRIOR TO BEGINNING YOUR PROJECT.