Building Safety

Building Safety is a division of the Development Services Department and is responsible for the review, issuance, and inspection of development-related permits, the issuance of the Certificates of Occupancy throughout the Town, and the Extra Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ). The Building Safety division also assists with processing annual registrations such as health permits, alcohol permits, septic permits, and rental registrations. 
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Building Codes 

The Town of Little Elm has adopted the following construction codes that provide minimum standards during the building process.


Contractor Registration 

To register as a contractor, visit Request a New Registration
To find a registered contractor, visit Search for Contractors
To estimate fees for a project, use the fee estimator by clicking Fee Estimator

Please Note 

Home owners may perform some work that normally requires a licensed tradesman, such as a plumber or electrician, but permits are nonetheless still required.