Development Services Technician
Building Inspections General Email Box
3901 Main Street
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
We welcome your business to the City of Rowlett! If you are interested in starting your business in an office space available, you will need to obtain a Certificate of Occupancy. Please visit our office at 3901 Main Street, Rowlett, TX, 75088 to pick up a Certificate of Occupancy packet. This packet provides you with detailed information regarding your potential business and how to get started.
Commercial Construction Permits
Permits are required for new commercial buildings or interior finish-out/remodel projects.
The Commercial Guidelines and Regulations document provides a step-by-step process including all requirements necessary to obtain a building permit for either new commercial or interior finish/remodels.
Bureau Veritas will be conducting new construction plan reviews and inspections.
- The permit application and plans will be submitted to the City. All submittal documents should be complete at time of application to expedite plan review and permit issuance. The applicant will be contacted by Bureau Veritas if revisions are needed.
- You may contact Bureau Veritas' Plan Review Department for the status of your permit at (469) 241-1834 or toll free (800) 906-7199.
- Plans will be returned to the City stamped and marked after review. The City will process and issue the permit and contact the contractor with the total of fees due when it is ready for pickup.
Rowlett Development Code - Code of Ordinances
Chapter 77 offers information on general provisions for development in the city, zoning, and regulates uses within the city.
Chapter 78 provides information on the City of Rowlett adopting the International Building Codes with Rowlett's amendments.
Chapter 77 - Development Code and Chapter 78 - Building Regulations
Commercial Building Codes
Please view the City of Rowlett Adopted Codes for regulations related to commercial construction.
If you have any questions, please contact Blake Scott, Building Official at 972-412-6126.
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