Permits & Licenses
Welcome to the City of Denton's Permits & Licenses page. You can use this page to assist with the following processes for the various residential and commercial permits required by the City of Denton.
Learn about the various permits and processes for commercial enterprises in the City of Denton. Current building codes, amendments, fees, and inspections.
Health and Food Safety manages the food service industry and public health issues including issuing health permits, and monitoring public and semi-public swimming pools located within the city.
Access the various other permits including alarm systems, solicitor and itinerant merchant, and waste hauler.
Learn about the costs associated with specific residential permits.
Right-of-Way (ROW) Permits are necessary for any utility construction or excavation of ROW.
Wireless permits are for construction work by wireless providers for installation of wireless facilities and small cells or 5G infrastructure within public Rights of Way (ROW).
Short-Term Rental Registration
Any residential property that is rented out on a short-term basis (for a period of fewer than 30 days) is considered to be a short-term rental.
Review the requirements, registration, and application for registering as a contractor with the City of Denton.
Open Data Release Log
Browse datasets presented in easy-to-use formats: City of Denton Planning and Building Safety Open Data Portal.