Do I need a permit to pour a patio or build a deck?

Yes. If building a concrete patio / wood deck, a permit is required. If hiring a contractor, the contractor must apply for the permit. Please note, no permit will be issued which will exceed the allowable impervious coverage amount for any lot. Impervious coverage is any hard surface / man-made area that does not readily absorb or retain water. Please contact City staff for information. Following are requirements for submittal (include, but may not be limited to): •Miscellaneous Permit Application (available at City Hall or on the City website) •Material list •Site plan showing proposed location, distances from property lines •Detail frame drawing (deck) •Copy of contract (if hiring contractor) Plans are reviewed once a week, although, plan review time may vary depending on workload and availability to accomplish a review.

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1. What is the contact number / location of the Planning & Engineering office?
2. What permits, if any, can be issued without a plan review?
3. Are permits required for roofing?
4. Do I need a permit to build a shed in my backyard?
5. What are the setbacks for a shed?
6. Do I need an inspection when the shed is completed?
7. How long does it take to get the shed permit?
8. Is a permit required for pools (above / in ground) hot tub / spa?
9. What are the requirements for an above ground pool?
10. What are the setback requirements for an in ground pool?
11. Is a separate permit required for installation of propane tanks to heat the in ground pool?
12. Do I need a permit to pour a patio or build a deck?
13. What are the requirements for flat-work?
14. Do I have to permit to replace my hot water heater?
15. Do I need a permit to replace my Air Conditioner / Heating System?
16. Can I do my own electrical / plumbing work?
17. Do I have to permit remodel work?
18. What type of work does not require a permit?
19. Can I install my own irrigation system?
20. Is drip irrigation required?
21. Do I need a permit to install / replace a fence?
22. Do I need an inspection when the fence is completed?
23. If I need emergency work done on the weekend or after business hours; do I need to wait until the contractor can get a permit?
24. Does the City of Cibolo require contactors to register?
25. What if I start work without a permit? (as a homeowner)
26. If I want to register as a contractor; what are the requirements?
27. Are there penalties for starting work without a permit?
28. Do I need a garage sale permit in the City of Cibolo?