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Planning and Development Services

Online Permitting Now Available

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The City of Bryan’s Development Services is making building permitting in Bryan easier through a new online platform.

The new platform allows our customers to take care of all their building permitting and business licensing needs, on a computer or mobile device, without needing to visit Bryan City Hall in person.

Customers have the ability to fill out applications and electronically attach any supporting documentation, review the status of applications, schedule building inspections, view inspection results, and pay fees online.

Apply for Permits Online

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Planning and Development

Building Permits / Inspections

Visit our online portal

Who We Are, and What We Do

The Development Services Department, which includes the Planning and Building Services divisions, plays a vital role in maintaining the vitality of the City of Bryan. The department provides citizens and development professionals with the information and support they need to expeditiously and safely design and build quality commercial and residential projects in our city.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Development Services Department is to provide quality customer services and education through teamwork and positive relationships to guide and promote development which helps build and maintain a valued community for current and future generations.

Core Services

  • Administration of development related ordinances:
  • Ensuring that all construction occurs in accordance with all applicable laws, ordinances, and building codes
  • Issuing permits and licenses for construction, renovation, vendors, solicitors, and signs
  • Identifying and coordinating the demolition of dangerous structures
  • Developing and implementing strategic plans for future growth and revitalization
  • Work with appointed boards, commissions, and committees to ensure development related issues are resolved in an expedient and professional manner



Assistant Director

Development Administrator

Chief Building Official

Hours / Directions

  • Address:
    Bryan Municipal Office Building
    300 S. Texas Avenue (First floor)
    Bryan, TX 77803
  • Office Hours:
    Monday – Friday, 7:45 a.m. – 5 p.m.

News and Updates

Tell Us How We’re Doing

The City of Bryan Development Services Department cares about customer satisfaction and we want to know what you think about the service we provide.