Building Permits

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.

Electrical Permits

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

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

Plumbing Permits

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) 444-4128.


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

Building Codes

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

Links The City of Azle follows the 2012 International Codes and the 2011 Electrical National the Code Amendments are listed:

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)