Applications & Policies
A permit is required for all commercial and residential construction in the City of Spring Valley Village. Below you will find all applicable information for requesting a permit, the available permit applications, and the current adopted fee schedule. Should you need additional assistance you can call City Hall at 713-465-8308. As of October 1, 2020, the City of Spring Valley Village will no longer be accepting paper copies for residential plans, please make sure to send all documentation to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Miscellaneous Residential Application should be used for the following: Driveway/Walkway, Deck/Patio, Fences, Foundation Repair, Generator-Slab, and Roof Replacement.
Permit Fees are updated on a regular basis by the City Council of the City of Spring Valley Village. Please find the most recent Building Permit Fee Schedule. Permit fees can be paid by cash, check, money order, or credit/debit cards. (Note: There will be an additional 3% fee for all credit/debit card payments.)
Building Department Applications
Building Department Helpful Documents & Policies
Public Works Department Applications
Fire Hydrant Temporary Meter
Garage Sale Permits
Garage Sale Permits are required under Code of Ordinances, Chapter 4, Section 4.202, Temporary sales. Applications are available at City Hall, and the fee is $5. Recipients are required to post the permit and receipt on the sale premises.