To provide quality buildings and structures for the City of Rockwall by providing high quality customer service; helping accomplish our Hometown 2K plan; examining plans, specifications for compliance with applicable codes; administration & enforcement of all laws regulating construction; educating our employees on current codes and changing laws; regulating and controlling the design, construction, quality of material, and use of occupancy, location, and maintenance of all building structures and propertes within the City.
Do you need a permit for that project?
If you are considering remodeling your home or business, adding an arbor or fence to your yard or a new roof or retaining wall, be sure you or your contractor applies for a building permit from the City of Rockwall first.
Before starting the project, call (972) 771-7709 for information about permit requirements. To request an inspection of the project, call (972) 771-7760. Inspectors are in the office from 7:30-8:30 a.m. and 4:00-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The inspection request line is available 24 hours a day. Calls received after 7:30 a.m. will be scheduled for the next business day.
Plumbing, mechanical or electrical work; irrigation systems, swimming pools or hot tubs; signs and banners; accessory buildings or demolitions; and driveways, patios, patio covers and decks also require building permits.
“Building codes are adopted and inspections completed to address safety issues and hopefully to avoid problems for our residents in the future,” Mr. Widmer, Building Official, noted.
Frequently Requested Reports
Listed below are the most frequently requested Buliding Inspection Reports.
This list will be updated on a monthly basis at the beginning of each month.
|2014 Reports | 2013 Reports | 2012 Reports | 2011 Reports
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16th - 31st
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16th - 28th