Welcome to the Permit Center
The City of Baytown Planning and Development Services Department is closed in accordance with the Stay Home, Work Safe order issued for Harris County; March 25 – April 3, 2020. Please note that staff will be unable to issue permits, perform inspections, and respond to phone calls during this period.
However, the Permit and Building Inspections staff will continue to accommodate utility reconnects for occupied homes. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information for utility reconnect requests:
- Departments:Health Department
- Divisions:Construction & Development, Business
- Phone:(281) 420-5384
Stormwater Permit Application
Under the TCEQ Phase II stormwater regulations affecting small municipalities, the City of Baytown (COB) is required to develop and implement a program to reduce pollutants in stormwater from construction activities disturbing land. As part of our program, the City is requiring construction operators of sites located within city limits, to comply with the requirements of the TPDES Construction General Permit TXR150000 and Sec. 98-553 Permits of the COB Code of Ordinances.
Please click here for Stormwater Permit Application.
For more information about stormwater regulations and best management practices for construction activities please click here for brochure.