Quicklinks
Texas Counties Deliver
Welcome to the Lee County
Permitting, Subdivision, and 911 Addressing

Department

Kayla Schnell

Code Enforcement Officer

Subdivision/Permitting Official

 

 

Lee County Annex (behind the Tax Office)

898 E. Richmond, Room 203
Giddings, Texas 78942

Mailing Address: 200 S. Main, Room 203
Giddings, Texas 78942

 

Office Hours: Monday - Friday  8:00am - 5:00pm
979-212-8070 Office

Click here to email.


As of June 23, 2014 - Application for all development located in the unincorporated areas of Lee County must be submitted. This includes all Residential, Commercial, Oil/Gas Pipeline, and Water Development.
If you plan to construct a new home, modify an existing home, construct a new business, modify an existing business, move a home to a property or any other development you will need to complete a Development Permit Application. Submit the completed packet to the Code Enforcement Office.

LEE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS & FEES

9-1-1 Addressing Form

 

Driveway/Entrance Permit Requirements

Driveway/Entrance Permit Application

Private: $25

Penalty: $100

Commercial: $150

Penalty: $500 

**There is a $15 per foot fee for culvert installation**

 

Residential and Commercial Structure Permits

A PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY INDIVIDUAL STRUCTURE MORE THAN 100 SQ. FT.

Development Application Guidelines
Development Permit Application


Residential Development Application Fee: 
$100

Commercial Development Application Fee: $500   

Agriculture (requires agriculture exemption): $20 

Penalty for not securing application: $250 (residential)/$500 (commercial)

Penalty for not securing application within floodplain: $1,000

 

SUBDIVISON 

Subdivision Application

Subdivision & Development Regulations
Water Well Regulations 

Variance or Special Exception to Subdivision Regulations Application 

Interlocal Agreement - Subdivisions / Lexington (2018)

Interlocal Agreement - Subdivision / Giddings

Order - Requirement For Traffic Impact Analysis

 

ADDITIONAL COMMERCIAL & NON-PROFIT PROJECT FORMS

Temporary Water Line Application: $1,000

Road Crossing Permit: $1,000 (commercial)/$25 (non-profit)

Routing and Road Use Agreement

Routing & Road Use Blanket Bond Agreement

 

Floodplain Information

Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance

Floodplain Permit

Floodplain Map


Manufactured Home and RV Community Regulations

Manufactured Home Rental Community Regulations

Lodging and Recreational Vehicle Development Regulations

Order Amending Lee County Lodging and Recreational Vehicle Development Regulations



SEPTIC SYSTEMS:

Any and all septic systems must be permitted.
Residential $425
Commercial $500

On-Site Sewage Facility Permit

List of Licensed Installers

If you are a licensed installer and would like to be added, please email your information to our office.