Residential Electrical Work Permit

Electrical permits ensure that your project is in compliance with minimum-required standards and ensures the safety of your property. All electrical work requires an approved permit by the Building Inspections Division.

All electrical work must comply with code article 6, 2-3-04 of the City of Grand Prairie Ordinance.

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Step 1.Review Requirements

The following is required prior to issuance of an Electrical Work Permit:

  • Address and use of property information
  • Owner and Contractor information
  • Type of Installation (New, Remodel, Repair, Addition)
  • Category of electrical permit

Step 2.Apply Online

You can apply online for a permit through the City of Grand Prairie's Customer Self-Service portal. First time users will need a valid email address to set up an account. It takes about 5 minutes to create a new account.

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What next?

After completing the online application, permits are processed in approximately 5-10 business days. Depending on updates needed from the applicant, as this can result in longer approval times.

Phone / In Person

You are welcome to call or visit in person for help submitting your online application.

Phone: 972-237-8230


City Hall - Building Inspections Division
300 W. Main Street
Grand Prairie, Texas 75050

Business Hours:
8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday