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Service Online Phone Contact

Austin-Travis County Traffic Report

Yes
3-1-1 Austin 3-1-1

Bicycle Program

No
512-974-4800 Municipal Court

Bid Tabulations

You can search online for current bid tabulations.

Yes
512-974-2500 Finance

Bike Registration

No
3-1-1 Police

Birth or Death Certificates

There are three ways to request a birth or death certificate - online, in person or by mail. Request a certificate online, or view more information about requesting certificates in person or by mail.

Yes
512-972-5000 Health

Blue Santa

The Blue Santa program provides full holiday meals and distributes wrapped Christmas gifts to community members during the holidays. Those in need can apply to receive help.

No
512-974-2583 Police

Board/Commission Membership Application

If you are interested in serving on a board or commission, you may apply online. All applications are retained for one year.

Yes
512-974-2210 City Clerk

Boards and Commissions Training

Register online for board and commission member training, which will prepare you to carry out the duties of your position as a board member or liaison.

Yes
512-974-2210 City Clerk

Boards and Commissions Vacancies

View an online list of all boards and commissions with vacancies.

Yes
512-974-2210 City Clerk

Building Permits (Service Center)

The Service Center provides permit payment services and issues permits and applicable trade permits (plumbing, electrical, mechanical, irrigation), "stand-alone" trade permits (plumbing, electrical, mechanical, irrigation) that are not tied to a building permit and registers licensed contractors (electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and irrigation) to perform work.

No
Austin 3-1-1

Building Plan Review

Building Plan Review is responsible for reviewing and approving Residential and Commercial building plans for compliance with applicable codes and regulations. Once a building plan is approved, a building permit is issued by the Service Center, along with applicable trade permits (electrical, mechanical, plumbing & irrigation). Depending on the type of work that is permitted, building inspections may be required during construction. Once the permitted work is completed, a final inspection is required.

No
Austin 3-1-1

Business Expansion Incentive Program

To determine eligibility for an economic development incentive, please complete an Inquiry Form.

No
512-974-6381 Economic Growth

Capital Area Crimestoppers

You can easily help area law enforcement agencies in the fight against crime in Austin and Travis County by submitting an anonymous crime tip online.

Yes
3-1-1 Austin 3-1-1

Capital Metro

Capital Metro provides bus and rail service throughout Austin. For information on schedules and locations, please visit them online at www.capitalmetro.org.

No
512-474-1200 Austin 3-1-1

Certificate of Compliance Program

The Residential Review Division offers self-certification for Certified Building Designers and Texas-licensed Architects. 

No
Austin 3-1-1

Certification for DBE

The City of Austin provides DBE certification for participation in federally-funded contracts as a member of the Texas Unified Certification Program (TUCP).

No
512-974-7645 Small and Minority Business

Certification for MBE/WBE

SMBR's Certification Division verifies that the Minority and/or Women Owned Business applicant owns, manages, and controls the day-to-day operations of the for-profit business in compliance with the City of Austin Ordinances.

No
512-974-7645 Small and Minority Business

Certification for SBE

SMBR and the Contract Management Department (CMD) have developed a Small Business Construction Program (SBCP) designed for small construction projects under $50,000. These projects are reserved for certified Small Business Enterprises (SBE) with the City.

No
512-974-7645 Small and Minority Business

Charter Bus Service Permit Application

Want to apply to obtain a Charter Bus Service Permit for all vehicles with a passenger capacity of 16 or more? Complete and submit a Charter Bus Service Permit Application.

No
3-1-1 Transportation

Chauffeur Permit Application

Need a new, renewal or amended chauffeur's permit? Complete and submit a Chauffeur Permit Application (pdf).

No
3-1-1 Transportation