Permits

Permits Required


Various permits are required to ensure that a standard of design, material and workmanship is met in compliance with Ovilla's Code of Ordinances. In addition to all new homes, but not limited to, listed below are other required permits:

Accessory Buildings
Any Type Add-On/Alteration
Carport/Garage/Shop
Electrical
Fence (new, repairs or replacements)
Flat Work (concrete)
Garage Sales
Mechanical (HVAC)
Patio Covers
Plumbing
Roofing
Septic Systems (new, repairs or replacements)
Sign
Sprinkler System
Swimming Pools
Water Heater

Please print out a permit application and submit to City Hall for review and approval process.  Some permits that are applied for are not issued on the same day, so plan accordingly.

Please print out a Contractor Registration Forms that apply and submit them to City Hall. 

If you are unsure if you need a permit, please contact the Code Enforcement Department for assistance.
972-617-7262.