The Development Services Department has various online tools to help you search for development & permit related information, sign-in for service, view geographic related information, or learn about the development process.

Modified Operations: We Are Ready To Serve You.

Based on the Order by the City of Austin and Travis County to “Stay Home, Mask, and Otherwise Be Safe”, all in-person customer services remain suspended. Most of our services are still available by phone, video conference, email and our online portal, Austin Build + Connect (AB+C). For information on our modified services, please visit our DSD-COVID-19 page.


Do Business Online

Property Search

  • Public Search
    AB+C can also be used to search for development & permitting cases. View search tips.
  • Property Profile
    Search and download property information, view aerial images or street views, and run reports about properties.

Other Tools



    • Community Registry
      A tool for neighborhoods and others to be notified of land use issues in their area
    • Demolition Notifications 
      Track demolition applications in your neighborhood or another defined area.
    • Development Tracker
      Sign up for permit alerts based on criteria selections that are of interest to you.

    Inspector Maps

    GIS and Maps

    • Zoning Profile Tool
      Search for the zoning of your property. This tool will be retiring soon, and these features will be incorporated into the "Property Profile" tool above.