Arbors / Pergolas

  • Information: All accessory structures, including arbors and pergolas, must be 3 feet from all property lines. Please see the Denton Development Code (DDC) for more information (Accessory Uses/Structures Section 5.4).
  • Submittal requirements: Residential Application (PDF), Site Plan, foundation/footing plan, elevation plan, framing plan, electrical plan (if applicable), and any other structures or built-ins requested for construction.
  • Plan Submittal: Plans may be submitted electronically online or delivered in person to the Development Services Center with two set of paper plans.
  • Inspections Required: Footings (must be done before concrete is poured), and Finals
  • Fees: $100 minimum, based on square feet. Additional fees will apply if installing electric. See Fee Schedule (PDF) for more information.