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    The Tarrant County Fire Code will ensure that all structures within the unincorporated areas of Tarrant County meet the minimum standards and requirements to reduce the risk of loss in property and life, and to provide citizens with safe environments to live, work and play.

    The Tarrant County Fire Code will be applied to all new construction or substantial improvements of commercial buildings, public access buildings and multifamily dwellings. Beginning August 1, 2018, all new construction in the unincorporated areas of Tarrant County will be required to have a Construction Permit before the project can begin.

    Forms of payment accepted are Cash, Company Check, Cashier's Check or Money Order payable to Tarrant County.

    New Construction/Substantial Improvement Permit Application

    Construction Permits apply to the construction of all commercial buildings, public access buildings and multifamily housing of four units or more. Construction Permits also apply to Fire Protection Systems.

    Guidelines for Development in the Unincorporated Areas of Tarrant County

    Additional Permit Applications

    Fireworks Permit

    Oil/Gas Well Drilling Permit

    Operational Permit

    Request a Certificate of Compliance

    Fire and Life Safety Inspection

    Daycare centers, state licensed facilities, others

     

     

    Accessibility Notice: Due to the nature of these documents, they are provided as scanned images. If you require assistance in accessing the information, please contact the Fire Marshal's Office at 817-838-4660.