Building Services

Residents & contractors are encouraged to apply for building permits & register online.  Application and registration forms are available below. 

Applicants may also call 903-786-2281, Ext 3 for additional information. Forms can be emailed to the City's Development Coordinator


  • Contractor registration and licensing
  • Ensuring that all construction occurs in accordance with all applicable laws, ordinances and building codes
  • Issuing permits for construction, renovation, electrical, plumbing, irrigation, HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning), certificates of occupancy and signs
  • Maintenance and enforcement of all development-related ordinances
  • Development Coordinator can also answer any questions you may have regarding businesses and developing new & existing properties. 
  • Working with appointed boards, commissions and committees to ensure development-related issues are resolved in an expedient and professional manner
  • The City of Pottsboro Code of Ordinances including the Appendix “A” - Fee Schedule 

    Recently adopted Ordinances can be accessed by clicking the Ordinance toolbar.


It is our goal to encourage and promote responsible development to meet the opportunities of Pottsboro’s future and to collaboratively work with city leaders, citizens and developers to create a place where people live, work, and play in a safe environment.