Building Department

Mission Statement
To ensure the health, safety, and well-being of all people who live, work, or visit the City by ensuring compliance with adopted building codes and City ordinances.

All Building Permit Fees will be due at the time of application submittal. Your application will not be processed until fees are paid in full.

Construction Hours Permitted
Construction work may be conducted between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. each day. Construction that takes place outside of these hours will be subject to the noise ordinace, and citations will be issued if not in compliance.

Code of Ordinances
The City of League City Building Department enforces the following codes:

  • 2009 International Building Code
  • 2009 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2009 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2009 International Mechanical Code
  • 2009 International Plumbing Code
  • 2009 International Residential Code
  • 2011 National Electrical Code

The City of League City revised its Chapter 22 Buildings and Building Regulations (PDF) ordinance on June 12, 2012.

Fee Schedule

The supplemental Buildings and Building Regulation Fee Schedule (PDF) passed City Council on April 24, 2012. The Fee Schedule outlines the fees associated with building permits, plan review, contractor registration, and re-inspections.