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 are constructed, altered and maintained to meet the standards for quality of life and safety in Royse City.

Development Review Committee (DRC) – Development Review Committee meetings are held each Wednesday. Several Royse City departments are involved in the development process and are represented at DRC. This review of proposed developments and development projects gives staff an opportunity to offer guidance and information. To request to meet with the DRC, please complete the Pre-Application by clicking HERE,  and submit it to permits@roysecity.com. Applicants are scheduled to meet with the DRC at the earliest Wednesday opening, generally within the following two weeks.