New Construction

New Commercial Construction Permits

The Commercial Guidelines and Regulations (PDF) document provides a step-by-step process including all requirements necessary to obtain a building permit for new commercial construction.

New Residential Construction Permits

The General Guidlines for Residential Construction (PDF) packet provides a step-by-step process including all requirements necessary to obtain a building permit for new residential construction and the following inspections.

Rowlett Development Code - Code of Ordinances

Chapter 77 offers information on general provisions for development in the city, zoning, and regulates uses within the city.

Chapter 78 provides information on the City of Rowlett adopting the International Building Codes with Rowlett's amendments.

Chapter 77 - Development Code and Chapter 78 - Building Regulations

Building Codes

Please view the City of Rowlett Adopted Codes for regulations related to construction.