Notice: City of Austin offices will be closed on Monday, February 15th in observance of Presidents’ Day. Offices will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, February 16th.
The Permit Center issues building and applicable trade (building, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, irrigation) permits, provides permit payment services, and registers licensed contractors (electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and irrigation) to perform work. Contractors must be licensed by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation before registering with the City of Austin. View contractor registration requirements and payment services.