Development Services

Development Services

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Development Services

The Development Services Department includes the functions of planning, zoning, plan review, building inspections and permitting. The department facilitates growth in the community and ensures structures in Royse City to be constructed, altered and maintained to meet the standard for quality of life and safety in Royse City.

Current Adopted Codes
2009 International Building Code (with regional amendments)
2009 International Residential Code (with regional amendments)
2009 International Plumbing Code (with regional amendments)
2006 International Mechanical Code
2009 International Fire Code (with NCTCOG regional amendments)
2011 National Electrical Code

2009 International Energy Conservation Code mandated by State of Texas

See Section 3 of the Royse City Code of Ordinances for further information regarding adopted codes.

Applications/Forms

Contractor Registration Form – Contractors should be registered with the City of Royse City annually.

Commercial Permit Application – This application should be filled out and submitted with plans for each commercial project.

Residential Permit Application – This application should be filled out and submitted with plans for each residential project.

Certificate of Occupancy Application – A Certificate of Occupancy (C.O.) must be issued prior to occupancy of commercial use.  The application must be submitted with the required fees.  A C.O. inspection and Fire inspection are performed.  The inspections must pass prior to issuance of C.O.

Payments for the above cannot be processed over the phone or online.