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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Building Inspections Department requires building permits for all commercial or residential construction or demolitions in the City of Coppell.  All permit requests and fee information may be obtained online or from the Building Inspections Department located at 265 E. Parkway Blvd., or by calling 972-304-3500, Monday through Friday, between 8 am and 5 pm.


All building permits or a copy thereof shall be posted on the site where visible from the street.

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***** URGENT NOTICE *****

In the interest of public health, and the health of our staff, the Building Inspections Division is suspending non-emergency inspections in occupied homes until further notice.​

Effective Monday, March 23, 2020, until further notice, all City of Coppell city buildings will be closed to the public.  All permits, inspections, and contractor registrations can be done online at on the CSS Portal.  Contractor Registration forms can be found on our website under Building Inspections or by clicking here.  Please email your Contractor Registration form to ​

Effective March 30, 2020, in accordance with the City of Coppell's issued Declaration of Local Disaster for Public Health Emergency, all elective additions, remodels, and non-essential maintenance permits are prohibited until further notice. ​


Permitting Requirements by Permit Type:

Commercial Requirements​​​​​​​ Residential Requirements
Garage Enclosures Requirements​Accessory Structures (Arbors/Gazebos) Requirements
Water Heater Requirements​​Fence Requirements
Irrigation Requirements​Screening & Retaining Walls Requirements
Flat Work RequirementsFoundation Repair Requirements
Pool and Spa Requirements New Pool Construction Requirements
Construction Trailer Requirements Demolition Requirements
Generator Requirements Mobile Home Requirements​
​​Elevation and Floodproofing​ Certificate​​Racking Requirements​

Please contact the Building Inspections Department at 972-304-3500 for requirements on the following permits:

  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Mechanical
  • Cell Tower
  • ​Roofing
Please contact Tim Oates in the Fire Department at 972-304-3512 for additional information on the following permits:​


Sign RequirementsBanners (For requirements please contact Building Inspections at 972-304-3500.)