In 2009, the Austin Code Department was a small division of the Solid Waste Services Department. Austin Code now has over 100 employees, and is a standalone department with an important responsibility to the community we serve.
Austin Code believes in collaboration, education and partnership between the department and the community. Get to Know your Neighborhood Code Officer in each of the districts they are assigned.
The mission of Austin Code Department is to provide quality education and enforcement of codes and ordinances to our citizens for Austin to be the most livable city.
To become the premier Code Enforcement program in the nation.