Supporting Homeowners and Small Businesses Through the Development Process
Need a hand navigating the permitting process? The Development Process Team is here to help!
Our team supports homeowners and small business owners by:
- Providing information about the development process.
- Offering a single point of contact for the duration of your project.
- Connecting you with the right resources every step of the way.
- Contacts and Appointments
The Development Process Team assists homeowners, small business owners, and renters with high-level process questions with proposed improvements to their homes or business.
Expected Appointment Duration: 20 minutes
Small Business Owner/Renter
- Helpful Resources
Commercial Building Application
Guides customers who are unfamiliar with the Commercial Building Application, with explanations of each field, from start to finish.
Interactive Guide to the Commercial Building Application
Residential New Construction and Addition
Guides customers who are unfamiliar with the Residential New Construction & Addition Permit Application, with explanations of each field, from start to finish.
Interactive Guide to the Residential New Construction and Addition Application
Austin Is My Home
Austin Is My Home is a program within the Housing and Planning Department that empowers and educates homeowners about:
- Applying for home repair grant programs
- Signs of predatory investors
- Tax relief tools and options
Connect to trusted counselors and learn more at Austin Is My Home.
Permitting ATX – Residential Permitting
An official resource of the City of Austin, Permitting ATX is a plain-language guide to the residential permitting process with examples of popular projects, sample plans, and other helpful tools. Explore Permitting ATX.
For more resources visit Codes, Resources, Tools.