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City Permits

MyGov is a government and community partnership.  The City of Sweeny urges citizens of Sweeny to use the MyGov Web Portal to report problems or issues with city services or to report code enforcement concerns.


Permits, applications, codes, maps, and guidelines are listed below.


For help and information regarding contractor registration, permits, applications or other questions, please contact Kaydi Smith at (979) 548-3321 or via e-mail at




City permits are obtained through City Hall.  City Hall is open Monday through Friday (8:30am-4:30pm).

Physical Address: 102 W. Ashley Wilson Road, Sweeny, Texas
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 248, Sweeny, Texas, 77480
Phone: (979) 548-3321
FAX: (979) 548-7745

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Document Center

The Document Center provides easy access to public documents. Click on one of the categories below to see related documents or use the search function.

Categories always sorted by seq (sub-categories sorted within each category)
Documents sorted by in Descending Order within category

Permits & Applications19 documents

  • Building Move Permit Application
  • Commercial Building Permit Application
  • Commercial Certificate of Occupancy Application
  • Contractor Application
  • Culvert Permit Application
  • Electrical Permit Application
  • Electrical Reconnect Permit Application
  • Fence Permit
  • HVAC Permit Application
  • Manufactured Home Permit Application
  • Peddler and Solicitor Permit Application
  • Plumbing Permit Application
  • Residential Building Permit Application (v8.2)
  • Residential Certificate of Occupancy Application
  • Right-of-Way User Registration Form
  • RV Park Permit Application
  • Sign Permit Application
  • Small Cell Permit Application
  • Tree Cutting/Removal Permit Application

Planning & Zoning3 documents

  • Planning & Zoning Application
  • Planning and Zoning Variance Guidelines
  • Zoning Ordinance

Guidelines7 documents

  • Guidelines – New Construction on Undeveloped Tract
  • Guidelines – New Commercial Structure
  • Guidelines – Planning and Zoning Variance Guidelines
  • Guidelines – Remodeled or Change in Occupancy
  • Guidelines – Residential New Builds/Renovations Packet (v1.1)
  • Guidelines – Commercial New Builds/Renovations Packet  PART 1
  • Guidelines – Commercial New Builds/Renovations Packet  PART 2

Maps3 documents

  • Fire Hydrant Map (2019)
  • Zoning Map
  • City Limits and ETJ Map (2019)