To promote safe and competent construction guidelines within the City of Victoria, all residential and commercial construction projects must be permitted through the City of Victoria Development Services Department at 700 Main Center, Suite 128, Victoria, TX 77901. Please call  (361) 485-3320 for more information. 

In addition, residential or commercial construction projects that require a fire protection system require those systems to be permitted through the Fire Marshal’s office. Our office is located at 9805 NE Zac Lentz Parkway, Victoria, TX, 77901. For questions, please call (361) 485-3460.

Fees for Fire Department Services & Permits

Foster Homes, Day Care Facilities, Boarding Homes $35
Nursing Home/Assisted Living Facility $100
Hospitals $200
Tank Removal $75 each
Tank Installation $75 each
Fuel Dispenser $25 each
Sprinkler Systems $100 per floor/riser
Sprinkler Systems (1-19 heads) $50
Fire Pump $100 each
Standpipes $75 each
Fire Alarm System $100 each 75 devices or portion thereof
Automatic Extinguishing System $100
Commercial Kitchen Suppression System $75
 Smoke Control System  $50
After Hours Inspection

$60 hour/2 hour minimum

 Re-Inspection Fee  $50 (after 2 inspections)
No Permit Penalty

Double Permit Fee for First Offense

Triple Permit Fee Each Subsequent Offense