City of Hutchins, Texas - City Codes

Building Inspections

Mission:

The Building Inspections Department is committed to providing outstanding service by ensuring commercial buildings and residential homes constructed, altered or maintained in the City of Hutchins meet the recognized standard for overall quality of life and building safety through a cooperative effort with our citizens.

Inspections:

Inspection requests can be submitted to the Permit Technician over the phone at 972-225-6121 or via email at ncornelius@cityofhutchins.org, and must be made before 4:00 PM the previous business day. 

Permit Fee Schedule:

Appendix A, Article A3 of the Code of Ordinances establishes the Fee Schedule.

Codes and Ordinances

Code of Ordinances

The City of Hutchins Code of Ordinances can be accessed online at Franklin Legal Publishing, Inc.

Building Codes

In accordance with Ordinance 2021-1122 and Ordinance 2018-1067 the City of Hutchins has adopted the following Codes: 

  • 2018 International Building Code
  • 2018 International Residential Code
  • 2018 International Plumbing Code
  • 2018 International Mechanical Code
  • 2018 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2018 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code
  • 2018 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2018 International Property Maintenance Code
  • 2018 International Fire Code
  • 2017 National Electrical Code