Building Inspections | 206 W. Church St. | P.O. Box 534045 | Grand Prairie, TX 75053
Phone 972-237-8230 | Fax 972-237-8234 | E-mail
Where are we located? Click here for our location on Google Maps.
Our hours of operation are as follows: Monday through Friday / 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
<< Please refer to DEPARTMENT NEWS for specific information regarding changes affecting Contractors in the City of Grand Prairie!
NOTICE! EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 3, 2014, NEW COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION PROJECT SUBMITTAL DOCUMENTATION: (1) HARD COPY AND (1) DIGITAL COPY WILL BE REQUIRED - CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION!
2008/2009 CODES TO BE ENFORCED EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2011! 2011 Adopted Codes (pdf)
Some of you may not know that ICC has made their codes available on line.
Here is the link: http://publicecodes.cyberregs.com/icod/index.htm
ATTENTION CONTRACTORS AND HOME OWNERS! Per 2009 IRC, Carbon Monoxide Alarms are REQUIRED. Please refer to this document for further information: Carbon Monoxide Alarms (pdf)
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
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