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A completed application, site plan, construction details and the written narrative of the proposed work are submitted to the Permit Office Manager. Upon completion of the submission, documents are uploaded to our program and review can begin. Depending upon the project, up to 5 departments, with the minimum of 2, may be required to review the permit application. Please allow 10 working days for initial review.
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All contractors need to register with the City of Kilgore. You will find the Contractor’s application on the permit page of the city website. With your contractor application you will need to submit a copy of trade licenses and certificate of liability insurance(minimum of $300,000) is required in order to pull a permit.
Yes. A completed building permit application if a carport is attached to the house or residential accessory building permit application if the carport will be a stand alone structure. In addition to the application you will need to submit a narrative of work, floor plan and site plan that reflects property lines with measurements of pre-existing and proposed structures will need to be submitted.
Yes. Any accessory structure that is over 200 square feet in size requires a building permit. You will need to apply using the residential accessory building permit application and provided required documents.
Approval of building permits are contingent upon the number of departments that must review the permit application and whether if a department disapproved an aspect of the project. Time frame may vary from a day to a weeks depending on the scope of the project.
Building permit costs vary depending on the permit. You may reference the city’s Master Fee Schedule for more detailed information.