PERMITS ARE REQUIRED FOR THE FOLLOWING TYPES OF CONSTRUCTION:
New Home Construction
Hot Water Heater
On Site Sewage Facilities
Additions and Remodels
* Some permits may not be listed. Please check with town staff if you are unsure.
Resident's that live in an HOA community should check with their association to determine whether or not a permit requires the approval of the HOA.
Building Permit Procedures Packet
Town of Shady Shores Fee Schedule updated 09.2017
After the permit is approved, the contractor must schedule the required inspections. To request an inspection, please call (940) 498-0044. You may also email your request to
be scheduled directly with the building inspector. Requests for inspections that are called or emailed by 10 a.m. will be completed the following business day. Inspections called in after 10 a.m. will be scheduled within 2 business days. Inspections that do not meet the requirements will be issued a red tag and a re-inspection fee of $90 will need to be paid. A green tag left at the construction site indicates approval.