Building & Development
In response to COVID-19, the City of West Lake Hills Building & Development Department is modifying its operations:
We are not scheduling any in-person meetings. However, all staff remains available to answer questions via phone and email. Please see the bottom of the Building & Development page for staff contact information.
- The 3/18 ZAPCO and 3/25 City Council meetings are canceled.
- Permit and plan review timelines are not anticipated to be affected at the moment.
- If possible, visits to the Building & Development walk-up window should be limited. Payments can be taken over the phone and applications can be submitted via email. Application forms are available below.
We appreciate your cooperation in helping us keep our community and City staff safe during these difficult times.
Information on specific building code requirements can be located at the City of West Lake Hills Ordinances.
|Acknowledgement of Code of Ordinances|
This form applies to new construction, remodel/addition, landscaping, roofing, fences, and change or additions to impervious cover, etc. Commercial use only.
|Commercial Permit Fees|
|Fence Permit Request|
|Pre-Application Meeting Request|
This form applies to new construction, remodel/addition, pools, landscaping, and change or additions to impervious cover, etc. Residential use only.
|Residential Permit Fees |
This form applies to single projects like roofing, HVAC, window replacements, etc.
|Swimming Pool Completeness Checklist |
Wastewater forms and connection requirements. Visit the Wastewater page.
Please contact staff if you need further clarification or have any questions not covered in our Frequently Asked Questions page.
|Sign Permit Checklist|
|Sign Permit Application|
|Banner Sign Application|
The purpose of the Drainage and Erosion Control Design Manual is to establish standard principles and practices for the planning, design, construction, maintenance, and management of stormwater drainage, erosion control, and water quality facilities within the City of West Lake Hills and its ETJ.