Travis County Development Services oversees guidelines, procedures and permits for all development outside corporate city limits in Travis County. Development is defined as any man-made changes to improved or unimproved real estate, including but not limited to structures or other buildings, driveways or other work in the county right-of-way, septic systems, mining, dredging, filling, grading, paving, excavation or drilling operations and the division of land.
Development Services is also responsible for floodplain management, inspection of construction activities, and regulates subdivisions in the unincorporated areas of Travis County in partnership with other jurisdictions and agencies.
PLEASE NOTE: Our offices have recently moved. Documentation and forms may still contain our previous contact information; please refer to the contact information at the bottom of this page. Thank you.
- Basic Development Permits
- Driveway in county Right-Of-Way Permits
- Septic Permits
- Utility Permits
- Information & Links
We encourage applicants to apply online via MyPermitNow.org.
For more information please email us at Travis_County.Permits@co.travis.tx.us or call 512-854-4215.
Our physical and mailing address:
- Travis County TNR
700 Lavaca Street, 5th Floor, Suite 540
P.O. Box 1748
Austin, Texas 78701
Permits Counter hours are 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Last Modified: Friday, March 1, 2013 1:43 PM