Building Permits

Building Permits

To ensure, first and foremost, the continued health and safety of all Cameron County residents through efficient and effective building inspection services.

 

Vision: To continue providing building inspection and site development review services for all private and public development within the unincorporated areas of Cameron County . One of the primary responsibilities of the Building Permits Division is enforcement of current building codes, to include all safety issues. Other division duties are processing and issuing permits for residential and commercial construction as it pertains to mechanical, plumbing and electrical installations. The division will continue to perform building code enforcement including procedures and notices of any occurring violations. To continue improving the quality of service to the public today, tomorrow and in the future.

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The Cameron County Department of Transportation is accepting online permit applications and assisting customers via email the two emails are building@co.cameron.tx.us
(for building permits email ) and development@co.cameron.tx.us. ( for Engineering and Subdivision email )