Property Improvements

Residential Property Improvements with Labels

Fence

A permit is required for the construction of a new fence or replacement fence. The requirements adopted by the City can be found in the City of Mont Belvieu Fence Ordinance Section 42-166.

Driveway / Sidewalks

A permit is required for the construction of pouring any concrete example driveway extensions, sidewalks, and/or Patio slab extension. The building requirements adopted by the City for concrete pours are the 2018 International Residential Code, City of Mont Belvieu driveway specification.

Swimming Pool

A permit is required for the construction of a swimming pool. The building requirements adopted by the City for swimming pool permits 2018 ISPSC- International Swimming pool and Spa Code.

Generator

A permit is required for the install of a generator. The building requirements adopted by the City for 2018 International Residential Code, 2018 Fuel & Gas Code, 2018 International Mechanical Code, 2020 NEC- National Electrical Code, and Noise Ordinance.

Sprinkler / Irrigation

A permit is required for the install of an irrigation system. The requirements adopted by the City can be found in the 2018 International Residential Code, 2018 International Plumbing Code, TCEQ Requirement.

Accessory Building

A permit is required for the construction of a building larger than 100 Square feet. The requirements adopted by the City can be found in the City of Mont Belvieu Ordinance Chapter 42 Section 226., and International Residential Code, 2018 International Building Code, 2018 International Plumbing Code, 2018 International Mechanical Code, 2020 NEC- National Electrical Code and TDI- Texas Department of Insurance Windstorm.

NEW / RE-ROOF

A permit is required for the construction of a new roof or replacement roof.  The requirements adopted by the City can be found in the 2018 International Residential Code, and TDI- Texas Department of Insurance Windstorm.

Covered Patios & Palapas

A permit is required for the construction of a building larger than 100 Square feet. The requirements adopted by the City can be found in the City of Mont Belvieu Ordinance Chapter 42 Section 226., International Residential Code, 2018 International Building Code, 2018 International Plumbing Code, 2018 International Mechanical Code, 2020 NEC- National Electrical Code, and TDI- Texas Department of Insurance Windstorm.

Windows

A permit is required for the construction of new windows or replacement windows. The requirements adopted by the City can be found in the 2018 International Residential Code, International Building Code, and International Energy Conservation Code.

Solar Panels

A permit is required for the construction of new solar panels on the roof or the side of the home. The requirements adopted by the City can be found in the 2018 International Residential Code, 2018 International Building Code, 2020 NEC- National Electrical Code 2018 International Energy Conservation Code.

Water & Wastewater Lines

A permit is required for the construction of repaired/replacement of a water supply line. The requirements adopted by the City can be found in the 2018 International Residential Code, 2018 International Plumbing Code.