Development & Permitting Center

ATTENTION: The City's On-line Permitting Software will be Temporarily Down on Wednesday, May 4, 2022. If you are needing a permit please call our office at 361-485-3320 or email your permit application to

Development Guide

In order to obtain a building permit for a new structure, developers must follow procedures and provide all documents required by the City of Victoria for review.

Information in the Development Guide will provide developers a list of the required materials as well as information on how materials need to be compiled. If you are attempting to receive a building permit, please ensure all procedures found in the Development Guide have been resolved.

Dial before you dig recommendations

Dial Before You Dig

  • Locate Natural Gas Lines
    Phone: 800-545-6005
  • Locate Underground Lines
    Phone: 800-344-8377