The Building and Inspections Department provides assistance for all issues relating to permitting of construction and building code compliance. Building permits are required for all commercial or residential construction or demolitions in the city. All permit requests and fee information may be obtained online through the Permits Department webpage, or in person at Manvel City Hall located at 20025 Morris Ave., or by calling 281-489-0630 during regular business hours.
The City is on the following technical codes:
International Building Code, 2015
National Electrical Code, 2014
International Plumbing Code, 2012
International Fuel Gas Code, 2012
International Energy Conservation Code, 2012
International Mechanical Code, 2012
International Fire Code, 2015
International Residential Code for One and Two Family Dwellings, 2012
International Swimming Pool and Spa code, 2012
For additional information on permitting or contractor registration, visit the Permits Department webpage.