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The Development Services Department is responsible for all planning, development and permitting activities in Corpus Christi. The department brings together building services, civil engineering, planning and zoning, permit applications, major projects and records in a way that customers can access information, start new projects, and get projects approved. Learn more about the Development Service Department »

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Contact Information

Address: 2406 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi, TX  78408

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 9277, Corpus Christi, TX 78469

Phone: (361) 826-3240

Fax: (361) 826-3006

Development Services Services

Building Compliance Information

Find information about building codes, ordinances, design criteria, reports, maps, and other useful information. The Development Services Department will provide you with the detailed information you need.

FEMA Maps & Flood Information

Homeowners, renters and business owners in Nueces County are encouraged to look over newly released preliminary flood maps in order to determine their flood risks and make informed decisions.

Inspection Scheduling Options

There are several methods of scheduling an inspection:

Starting a Building Project

Learn about requirements, permits, fees, zoning, and forms necessary to ensure your residential or commercial building project complies with the law.

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Bill Greeen, Interim Director of Development Services

Bill Green, Interim Director of Development Services