Permits & Licenses

  1. Permits
  2. Licenses


Building Permits

Building permits are required to move in, erect, enlarge, alter, remove, demolish, or repair a structure in the City of Bridge City.   Building Permit Form (PDF)   Flat Rate Permit Form(PDF)

Electrical Permits

Electrical permits are required for the installation of new electrical service equipment, existing service relocations, services increases, as well as fixed appliances and equipment connections.Electrical Permit Form(PDF)

Mechanical Permits

Mechanical permits are required for the replacement, repair or alteration of mechanical systems in structures.Mechanical Permit Form(PDF)

Plumbing Permits

Plumbing permits are required for all plumbing work including water services, 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.Plumbing Permit Form (PDF)

Other Permits Issued by the City

The City of Bridge City also issues permits for Itinerant Vendors, Peddlers / Solicitors, and Coin-Operated Vending Machines 


If you have any questions regarding permits, please call 409-735-6801. Call ahead for your permit at 409-735-6801.