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Development Services

The deadline to submit signed Non-Annexation Agreements (NAA) has been extended to July 31, 2020. To drop off a signed NAA or to have a NAA notarized please call (940) 349-8360 to schedule an appointment.

Development Services includes Planning, Land Development, Building Safety, and Food and Health Safety Divisions. Together, these divisions provide growth management and development review, neighborhood preservation and revitalization, property inspection and maintenance, and other programs and business development services intended to ensure the healthy, safety, and quality of life of residents.

In response to the rise of local COVID-19 cases, the City of Denton Development Services Department has modified the extent to which facilities are open to the public. Whenever possible, staff will be encouraged to conduct meetings with members of the public and development community virtually. In-person deliveries and meetings with City staff will be limited to an appointment only basis. To request an in-person appointment, please email Building@cityofdenton.com or call (940) 349-8360. Please note that appointment hours may be revised based on the volume of requests received.
Please check this webpage regularly, information will be updated as the situation develops.

Health and Building Inspections will proceed as usual in the field.
Information will be updated on this webpage as things progress. If you need immediate assistance, please call (940) 349-8541 or (940) 349-8360.

Click here for Occupancy Totals for Denton Businesses.

Click here for Occupancy Totals for Denton Restaurants and Bars.

Building Saftey Summer Hours
Effective July 15, 2020, the Development Services Building Safety Division will begin operating with their summer inspection schedule, which is 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Building Safety Inspectors will be available daily until 5 p.m. to answer questions and perform inspections of any occupied residence as necessary. The Building Safety summer inspection schedule will be in effect July 15-September 30, 2020. If you have questions or concerns regarding the revised inspection schedule, please call (940) 349-8360. Inspections conducted by the Building Safety Division for structural, mechanical, plumbing, electrical, and final inspections should be scheduled online using the eTRAKiT Inspection Request Portal.

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