The building inspections office is committed to fulfilling the needs of our community. We strive at all times to achieve the highest professional standards and to provide exceptional personalized service. We promote health and safety in construction and safeguard citizens of the city through the enforcement of building codes, zoning ordinances, state and local standards, and regulations.

Inspection Services

We conduct plan review, permitting, licensing, and inspection of all construction projects within the City of Saginaw including:

  • Building inspections
  • Electrical inspections
  • Mechanical / gas inspections
  • Plan review
  • Plumbing inspections
  • Sign and zoning inspections

We work to ensure that all new construction meets all required standards of safety and that all existing structures are maintained in safe conditions.

Inspection Requests:

  • Call the Inspection Line at 817-232-4263.
  • All permits require inspections.
  • It is the responsibility of the applicant (contractor) to schedule the inspection.
  • Inspections are scheduled by calling the inspection request line: 817-232-4263.
  • Requests made by 7:30 a.m. will be inspected that day. Requests made after 7:30 a.m. will be inspected the following day. Please include address, type of inspection needed, contact information, and access information if applicable.

New Construction Required Documents:

Please email us required documents (form survey, energy reports, backflow tests. final drainage, and all engineer reports) to 24 hours before requesting inspection.

For More Information:

Call Debra Thomas
Executive Assistant
Email Debra Thomas

Contact Us

  1. Larry Little

    Building Official

    Chris Dyer

    Sr. Building Inspector

    Jarid Smith

    Building Inspector

    Kevin Pantoja

    Management Analyst

    Debra Thomas

    Executive Assistant

    Submit Permits Here

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    Building Department

    301 S. Saginaw Blvd.
    Saginaw, TX 76179 (map)

    Phone: 817-230-0453
    Fax: 817-232-8565


    Monday - Thursday
    7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

    7:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    Inspection Hours

    8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.