Forms & Applications

All permit application types can be located online at the NRH E-Portal.

Please see many of the application types and commonly used forms below. Please email or call us at 817-427-6300 if you have questions or need assistance. 

Certificate of Occupancy


Special Inspection Program (for commercial construction)

Contractor Registration


  • Energy Code Compliance Form (Completed form must be upload prior to the Final Inspection using the NRH E-Portal)
  • Irrigation Permit Application (Use NRH E-Portal)
  • Miscellaneous Permit Application (for Accessory Building, Detached Garage, Carport, Deck/Patio, Fence, Retaining Wall, etc. use the NRH E-Portal)
  • Residential Building Permit Application (for New Construction, Addition, Remodel/Alteration, Demolition. Use NRH E-Portal)
  • Residential Fire Sprinkler Affidavit (Notarized and filed Tarrant County copy must be uploaded with the Residential Building Permit) Use this form whenever fire sprinklers are omitted from a One- or Two-Family Home as allowed by state law, upload to NRH E-Portal)
  • Swimming Pool/Spa Permit Application (Use NRH E-Portal)
  • Trade Permit Application (Plumbing, Electrical, Mechanical (Use NRH E-Portal)
  • Temporary Residential RV Parking Application (for temporarily parking recreation vehicles on residential streets, please call 817-427-6300)
  • Window & Door Replacement Plan (when replacing more than three windows use NRH E-Portal).  A typical plan sheet can be found here.
  • Residential Foundation Repair (Use NRH E-Portal)
  • Foundation Repair Open Pier Inspection Waiver Form
  • Homeowner Affidavit (this form is used to register as a contractor to do work on the home you own AND personally reside).  The completed affidavit must be uploaded when you register as an Home Owner Contractor via the NRH E- Portal. 

Signs & Banners

If you have any questions or need additional information regarding these forms, please contact Building Inspection at 817-427-6300.

Special Events

Special Events include temporary vendor events, carnivals, circuses, craft fairs, community sales, block parties, parades, 5k's, and other events that bring large groups of people together. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Neighborhood Services at 817-427-6650.

Other Permits

Information about Alarm Permits is available from the Police Department. 
Alcoholic Beverage Permits, Solicitor Permits and Garage Sale Permits can be obtained through the NRH E-Portal