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Fire & Storm Damage

Fire damage or storm damage applications may be completed on the Residential application. Mark the section “Other" on the application form and indicate fire or storm damage repair.

  • Complete the Residential application in its entirety for each proposed development or structure.
  • Provide “Proof of Loss” from insurance company.
  • Provide contractor’s estimate.
  • Provide a detailed site drawing(s) with dimensions and/or to scale.
  • Provide drawing(s) indicating demolition and proposed construction.

All repair(s) or reconstruction will adhere to Section 2.41 of Harris County Regulations for Floodplain Management.

This site should be checked after a major storm event for updated information on the permitting process in place for that event.

How to apply:

  • Apply online through E-Permits online - apply, pay for, and print your permits online.    

  • Apply in person at 10555 Northwest Freeway, Suite 120. This is a first-come, first-served walk-in or drop-off service. Same day permits are not guaranteed.