The Development Services Department has various online tools to help you search for development & permit related information, sign-in for service, view geographic related information, or learn about the development process.
Austin Build + Connect (AB+C) - Search for development & permit related information or conduct business with the City.
Registered Users - Apply for building permits, schedule inspections, pay for permits, assign permits, etc.
Code and Permit Tracker - view permits and code violations for a specific property and sign-up for e-mail notifications of activity.
Property Profile - Search for information, view aerial images including street views, download data, and run reports detailing information about a specified property.*For best results use Google Chrome
Land Use and Development - These training videos provide an overview of City of Austin’s development services including regulations, development review, permitting, inspections, trees and recognizing the impact of development.
Watershed Protection Ordinance - These training videos provide an overview of the basic concepts of the Erosion Hazard Zone requirements of the Watershed Protection Ordinance and an overview of the Watershed Protection Ordinance’s rules regarding floodplain modification.
Critical Environmental Features – an overview of development regulations for properties containing Critical Environmental Features, which include bluffs, canyon rimrock, point recharge features, springs and wetlands.