Welcome to the Permit Office of the Harris County Engineering Department.
Our mission is to serve the constituents of Harris County by ensuring developments
in unincorporated areas will not pose a threat to the safety and welfare of the
public as prescribed by Commissioners Court. We will accomplish this by providing
expedient and professional service while enforcing all applicable Harris County
- Increase customer service through process improvement, timely response, transparency,
consistency, and results orientation.
- Develop employee situational understanding of the full organization through training
- Replacement or retrofitting of legacy technology systems in order to facilitate
an increased simplicity and capacity of workload for the employee and an updated
financial transaction relevancy for the customer.
- Alignment of a flexible permitting process based on the needs of the customers served.
- Self-sustaining organization.
Please help us by taking a few minutes to complete the following