Inspections and Permitting is composed of multiple departments, including Animal Services, Building Services, Central Permitting, Fire Prevention, and Health Services.
Building Services manages and coordinates the plan review, permitting and inspection of private construction projects in accordance with the City of Lewisville ordinances and adopted Building Codes. A building permit is required for all new construction, remodeling, changes or additions to structures which includes signs, fences, retaining walls, swimming pools, patio covers, rewiring, electrical or mechanical work and plumbing.
The staff in Central Permitting help residents and business owners through the process of applying for permits that pertain building inspections, fire inspections or health inspections. Staff can be contact at 972.219.3470.
Fire Prevention Division conducts annual fire safety inspection on businesses, performs detailed plan review, and field inspections of all construction projects, verifies compliance and inspections for multi-family units. The Fire Prevention Division is also responsible for verifying the safety of our natural gas well sites.
Babineaux II, George
Assistant Building Official
Chief Building Inspector
Health & Animal Services Manager
Animal Services Field Supervisor
Chief Fire Inspector