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.

Modified Operations:
We Are Ready To Serve You.

Based on the Order by the City of Austin and Travis County to “Stay Home, Work Safe”, we have suspended all in-person customer services at the One Texas Center facility. Most of our services are available by phone, video conference, email, and our online portal, Austin Build + Connect (AB+C). For information on our modified services, please visit our DSD-COVID-19 page.



Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Map Tools

  • Property Profile
    Search and download property information, view aerial images or street views, and run reports about properties. *For best results use Google Chrome.
  • Development Tracker
    Sign up for permit alerts based on criteria selections that are of interest to you.
  • Inspectors Territory Map
    Lookup by location for residential and commercial inspectors (Building, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, and Environmental)
  • Environmental Inspectors Territory Map
    Look up your Environmental Inspector by location
  • Zoning Profile Tool
    Search for the zoning of your property. This tool will be retiring soon, and these features will be incorporated into the "Property Profile" tool above.


Web Resources


Online Training Videos

  • Land Use and Development
    These training videos provide an overview of the City of Austin’s development services including regulations, development review, permitting, inspections, trees and recognizing the impact of development.