Please refer to DEPARTMENT NEWS for specific information regarding changes affecting Contractors in the City of Grand Prairie!

NOTICE!!!  As of November 17th, 2015 the City Council voted to approve an ordinance to adopt the following codes to be enforced beginning January 1st, 2016: (PDF)

2015 Building Code Adoption

New information regarding Carbon Monoxide Detector requirements:

Carbon Monoxide 2015 IRC

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Inspections:

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Did you know that ICC has made their codes available on line?

Here is the link: http://publicecodes.cyberregs.com/icod/index.htm

Please refer to the calendar for closings information.

The city of Grand Prairie is an active member of the International Code Council (ICC), a membership organization dedicated to building safety and fire prevention.

The International Code Council develops the codes used to construct residential and commercial buildings, including homes and schools.

Click here for information on building safety, permits, codes, disaster preparedness, flood cleanup and more.

24-hour Inspection Request Line
(972) 237-8007

All inspection requests received overnight and before 8:00 a.m. the next morning will be place on that day's inspection schedule. Calls received after 8:00 a.m. will be scheduled for the next work day.

You will be prompted to make selections through-out the call.

Before calling you will need:

  • A touch-tone phone (includes most cellular phones)
  • The site specific 6-digit permit application number
  • An Inspection Code (see Inspection IVR Codes link)

With E-Permits you can:

  • Track the status of your permit application
  • Obtain plan review comments & fee information
  • Schedule or cancel an inspection
  • Get inspection results
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