Permits Department

City of Venus Permits Department is here to assist with all your pre-planning, issuance of permits, and scheduling inspections for commercial and residential projects. Whether you are building/adding to your residence or opening/remodeling your business, our Permits Department goal is to provide you with the best service possible

We strive to ensure your safety and compliance with national, state, and local building codes. 

Click here to see building codes and ordinances that have been enacted and adopted by the City of Venus.


  • 2015 International Building Code
  • 2015 International Residential Code
  • 2015 International Mechanical Code
  • 2015 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2015 International Plumbing Code
  • 2015 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2017 National Electrical Code

The property owner and/or contractor are responsible for obtaining the proper permits.  Inspections of the work performed is offered by a 3rd party contracted with the City of Venus.  

Should you have any further questions, please contact

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Angela Shelley Permit Clerk 972-366-3348 ext 201