RESOURCES
City of Austin

Demolition permit

Demolition Permit Application

  1. Owner authorization/signature, notarized at the bottom of the next page, OR a notarized letter of authorization from the owner giving the applicant permission to apply. Electronically notarized applications are preferred; otherwise, a hard copy of the original notarized application must be mailed for City records to, City of Austin – DSD, Attn: Residential Review, PO Box 1088, Austin, TX 78767

  2. Dimensioned site plans or survey that shows all existing structures and the structures to be demolished

  3. Certified tax certificate(s) from the Travis County Tax Assessor (5501 Airport Boulevard, 512-854-9473)

  4. Photos of each side of structure. One photo must show the entire elevation visible from the street. Photos must be two megapixels (1200 x 1600 pixels) or larger.

  5. Tree survey with all trees 19” or greater shown on plans 6. Review Fee (see fee schedule for applicable fees)