Building Permits


All inspection requests are submitted directly through our permit review and inspection company, SAFEBuilt. To schedule an inspection, please email or call 940-521-0470. Inspections must be requested no later than 4:00 pm the business day prior to needing the inspection.

Building permits are required to erect, enlarge, alter, remove, demolish, or repair a structure in the City of Azle. This includes everything from car ports and garages to room additions. Please submit all Commercial and Residential Building Permits to    

All Miscellaneous Permits (Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, etc are submitted to

Electrical Permits    Submit permit to

Electrical permits are required for the installation of new electrical service equipment, existing service re-locations, service increases, as well as fixed appliances and equipment connections.

Mechanical Permits  Submit permit to

Mechanical permits are required for the replacement, repair or alteration of mechanical systems in structures.

Plumbing Permits  Submit permit to

Plumbing permits are required for all plumbing work including water service, drains, water mains, sewage disposal systems, and related fixtures and appliances. This includes gas lines, propane tanks, installation of sprinkler systems, and associated piping for flammable liquids.

If you have any questions or need assistance with permits, please call (817) 444-2541.


Building Permit Fees (PDF) vary according to the type of construction.

Building Codes

EFFECTIVE MAY 1, 2019 the City of Azle follows the 2018 International Codes and the 2017 Electrical National Codes.

2017 National Electrical Code Amendments (PDF)

2018 International Building Code Amendments (PDF)

2018 International Energy Conservation Code Amendments (PDF)

2018 International Fuel Gas Code Amendments (PDF)

2018 International Mechanical Code Amendments (PDF)

2018 International Plumbing Code Amendments (PDF)

2018 International Residential Code Amendments (PDF)

2018 International Fire Code Amendments (PDF)