When re-roofing the entire or more than one-half (1/2) of a residential structure a building permit is required. Should only a portion of the roof need repair or only a few shingles need replacing, no permit is required. Roofing contractors must be registered with the City of Rowlett, with no cost for registration.
For Commercial buildings, a permit is required for all work.
An inspection is required upon completion of work
FEES AND APPLICATIONS
The permit fee for a re-roof is $50.00 and an application must be completed and submitted to the Building Inspection Department at 3901 Main Street. Please contact the Building Inspection Department at (972) 412-6125 for additional information.