Contact Information

Lori Bownds, Building Official
City of Richmond, City Hall Annex
600 Morton Street
Richmond, TX 77469
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Phone: (281) 232-6871
Fax: (281)238-1215

Permit Office: (281) 232-6871
Permit Fax: (281) 238-1215


Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The City of Richmond Commission approved and adopted a Unified Development Code (UDC) in October of 2015. Click here to view the Unified Development Code (UDC).

Please note that Building Department staff and personnel are currently in the process of revising all building permit applications and forms. Click here to view the latest applications and forms, or call (281) 232-6871 with additional questions about selecting the appropriate documentation.

Disclaimer: All Code & Ordinance documents provided on this site are for the convenience of the user and are not to be considered as legal documents. Every effort has been taken to provide accurate and correct copies of the documents listed but for an Official Copy please contact the City Secretary at the Richmond City Hall , 402 Morton Street , Richmond , Texas , or telephone: 281-342-5456. Permit applications should be up-to-date and may be used as provided. Questions about permits may be directed to the permit office at: 281-232-6871. Thank you.