Permits - Select Nacogdoches as jurisdiction

The City of Nacogdoches does NOT require business licenses. The Inspection Services Department is the agency responsible for the provisions, codes and ordinances associated with building, environmental, health, and fire safety.

This department has several components, each designed to improve building and life safety, produce a more stable community, and reduce the incidence of fires and fire loss. The building, health, plumbing, gas, mechanical, and fire codes meet nationally recognized standards and are augmented by local ordinances concerning a variety of issues including signs, flood plains, fences, septic systems, abatement of weeded lots, and substandard housing, etc.

Services Offered

  • Plan Review Services
  • Permit Office Services
  • Technical & Field Code Inspection Services
  • Health & Environmental Inspection Services
  • Fire Inspection Services
  • Complaint Investigation Services
  • Continuing Education For Electricians Seminar


Phone: (936) 559-2551

Fax: (936) 559-2901

Online Information:  Forms and Applications | Nacogdoches, TX - Official Website (