From City of Houston Building Code Enforcement
Public Works and Engineering Department,
Planning and Development Services Division
Starting October 1, 2016, all mechanical inspections will need to be scheduled online or using the Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system. Note: Only the mechanical contractor may schedule inspections.
To schedule inspections, follow these easy steps:
Step 1: Visit www.houstonpermittingcenter.org/city-of-houston-permits/online-permits.html
Step 2: Click on “Schedule Inspections and Inspection History”
Step 3: Enter the project number and click the submit button.
Step 4: On the following screen, select the desired permit type, and click the submit button.
Step 5: Click on the “Request” link.
Step 6: Select the desired type of inspection from the list.
Step 7: Enter your contractor’s license number and pin number (if applicable) and click the submit button.
Interactive Voice Response (IVR) System
Step 1 Dial 713-222-9922
Step 2 Press 1 for touchtone phone
Step 3 press 2 to skip information
Step 4 Press 2 for Inspections
Step 5 Press 4 for Mechanical Inspections
Step 6 Press 1 to Schedule Inspection
Step 7 Press 1
Step 8 Enter Lic No. and #
Step 9 Enter Scheduling Pin No. and #
Step 10 Enter the project number
Step 11 Select the appropriate number for the desired inspection
Step 12 Press 1 to schedule the inspection forthe next business day
Step 13 The system will provide a confirmation # and date