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About Us

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City of Tyler Logo Mission: To provide the development community of developers, builders, homeowners, and business owners high quality competitively priced services including code interpretation, permits, and inspections to protect public health, safety and welfare through personalized, prompt customer service.

Vision: We Support Our Customers In Building A Better Community. We Are Problem Solvers.

Inspection requests must be made by 7 a.m.

Inspections are conducted between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Department Functions

  • Permit Application Submittal & Processing - All permits & plans must be submitted electronically.
  • Plan Review
  • Building Inspections
  • Public Records Request


To contact personnel, please use the form below.

Chief Building Official

Permit Technicians

Plans Examiners

Building Inspections

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