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When do I need a Building Permit – Commercial & Residential

iconNew Construction

iconInterior Remodels


iconAlteration and Repairs

iconPlumbing, Electrical, Mechanical

iconConstruction of Interior walls greater than 5 feet 10 inches in height

iconRetaining walls

iconCertificates of Occupancy

iconSwimming Pools, Spas, Hot Tubs, Accessory Buildings,

iconLawn Irrigation Systems, Decks, and Patio Covers


Effective as of 09/17/2019 the fee schedule has been updated.

Quick Steps for New Construction

  1. Complete the appropriate building permit application and get your permit approved
  2. Start your project
  3. Get inspected
  4. Get your final inspection


The Town of Fairview has adopted the following codes:

2011 National Electrical Code

2012 International Building Code

2012 International Plumbing Code

2012 International Mechanical Code

2012 International Energy Conservation Code

2012 International Residential Code

2012 International Fuel / Gas Code

2012 International Fire Code

Building in the Town of Fairview is regulated by Chapter 154 of the Code of Ordinances, “Zoning”, as well as other applicable local ordinances.

Swimming Pool

Waiver To Construct in Munic Easement
Swimming Pool Permit Packet
Commercial Swimming Pool Health Checklist

Special Event Forms

Special Event Permit Application


Solicitation Permit Packet


Sign Permit Application
Sign Permit Packet
Sign Permit Requirements


Collin County OSSF Form
Septic Application for On-Site Sewage Facility
Septic Packet

Residential Forms

Residential Builder's Packet-Additions, Alterations, Remodels, Accessory Structures
Residential Builder's Packet-New Construction
Residential Permit Application
Termite Protection Form

Plumbing, HVAC, Electrical

Plumbing HVAC Electical Permit Application

Miscellaneous Projects

Drive Approach Application
Fence Permit Application


Location Device Installed

Health Forms

Food Permit Application
Food Establishment Permit Packet
Temporary Food Permit Application

General Construction Documents

Contractor's Registration
Addendum Form
Change of General Contractor Form
Change of Sub-Contractor Form
Credit Card Authorization Auto Draft Form
Impervious Surface Form
Permit Withdrawal Form
Release Form for Gas & Electric
Building Inspections Information
2020 Town Holiday Schedule and Construction Work Schedule


Water Meter Form & Impact Fees
Road Impact Fees
Building Inspections Department Fee Schedule

Commercial Forms

Asbestos Packet
Certificate of Occupancy
Commercial Builder's Packet
Demo Permit Application

Event calendar


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