Permit Requirements

Permit applications are accepted Monday, Wednesday-Friday from 8 AM-4 PM and Tuesday’s 8 AM-2 PM. Emailed applications are preferred. Applications may be emailed to permits@windcrest-tx.gov.

Inspection requests are received Monday-Friday from 8 AM-4 PM for an inspection on the next business day. Any inspection requests received after 3:30 PM will be scheduled within 48 hours. Inspections are preformed Monday-Friday between 10 AM-2 PM. Inspections may be called in to 210-655-0022 ext. 2430, emailed to permits@windcrest-tx.gov, or submitted here. For all called in or email inspections, the following information needs be provided: point of contact information, project address, type of inspection, and permit number.

If you have questions, please visit the FAQs Page or email permits@windcrest-tx.gov.

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BUILDING SERVICES APPLICATIONS

General Permit Guidelines        

SECURITY ALARM PERMIT

Register your home or business alarm system with the City by filling out the application and submitting it to permits@windcrest-tx.gov.

CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

All contractors are required to be registered with the City of Windcrest. This must be done annually. The fee for registering is $20.00. You will need to provide your Certificate of Insurance with the City of Windcrest listed as a certificate holder, and state license along with a driver's license to obtain your registration.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For residential permits email the permits office at permits@windcrest-tx.gov. Applications will be as received and processed within 24-48 business hours. You may also reach the permit clerk at 210-655-0022 x 2430. 

For commercial permits, please email your request to permits@windcrest-tx.gov. Applications will be as received and processed within 24-48 business hours. You may also reach the permit clerk at 210-655-0022 x 2430. 

For residential and commercial plan reviews, please email the digital files, or site plans, to permits@windcrest-tx.gov along with the Building Permit Application. They may also be dropped off at City Hall located at 8601 Midcrown, during Permit Office hours. 

For emergency utility permits, please email the emergency information, location of the project, type of utility service, and plans for review to permits@windcrest-tx.gov and citysecretary@windcrest-tx.gov. You may also reach the permit clerk at 210-655-0022 x 2430.  


BUILDING SERVICES PAYMENT PORTAL


For registration and payments, please visit Building Services Payment Portal.

For additional information regarding our code of ordinances for permit applications and construction within the City of Windcrest, please refer to our Code of Ordinances for your questions regarding permitted projects and builds, City of Windcrest Code of Ordinances.


IS THIS ADDRESS IN WINDCREST?


Permits may only be issued to addresses in the City of Windcrest's Jurisdiction. Below is a full list of streets, however the starred (*) streets will have to be cross-referenced with the City Boundaries Map.

If the address your project address is not listed here, please contact the Bexar County or the City of San Antonio permitting offices to obtain a permit.


  • AUTUMN SUNSET
  • BALFOUR
  • BAYOU BEND
  • BLUEGRASS
  • BONNY BROOK
  • BRONZEGLO
  • BROOK FALLS
  • CANDLEGLO
  • CATTAIL CREEK
  • CLEARDRIFT
  • CLOUDMONT
  • CORTO CIRCLE
  • CRESCENT FALLS
  • CRESTWAY
  • CRESTWIND
  • CROSSWIND
  • CYPRESS CREEK
  • DALECREST
  • DRIFTWIND
  • EAGLECREST BLVD
  • EISENHAUER ROAD*
  • EXCALIBUR*
  • FAIRCREST
  • FAWNDALE LANE
  • FENWICK
  • FLIPPIN ESTATES
  • FOURWINDS
  • FRANCIS DRAKE
  • FRATT*
  • GALEWIND
  • GALAHAD*
  • GOLDEN POINT
  • GOLDEN VIEW
  • GOLFCREST
  • HICKORY HOLLOW
  • HIDDEN HOLLOW
  • IH 35 NORTH*
  • JAMES COOK
  • JOLE COVE
  • KING ARTHUR*
  • LAKEWOOD PARK
  • MAGELLAN
  • MALLARD POINT
  • MARCO POLO
  • MEADOW GROVE
  • MELODY LANE
  • METCALF
  • MIDCROWN
  • MONTGOMERY*
  • MOORSIDE
  • MURRAY WINN
  • NORTHBEND
  • NORTHGAP
  • PARKCREST
  • PINTAIL POINT
  • PONCE DE LEON
  • RAYBON*
  • RENE LA SALLE
  • RICHFIELD DRIVE
  • ROCKLYN DRIVE
  • SACAGAWEA
  • SHADY BROOK
  • SHADY CREEK
  • SPACEWAY DRIVE
  • SPANISH MOSS
  • SPINDRIFT
  • SUNHAVEN
  • SUNHAVEN
  • TEAL WAY
  • TIDECREST
  • TRADEWIND
  • VISTA BUTTE
  • WALTER RALEIGH
  • WALZEM ROAD*
  • WAXWING CIRCLE
  • WAYCREST
  • WEATHERCOCK LANE
  • WEATHERLY
  • WESTWIND CIRCLE
  • WILDWIND
  • WILLMON WAY
  • WILLOW CROSS
  • WINDBLUFF
  • WINDBORO
  • WINDCREST
  • WINDGARDEN CIRCLE
  • WINDHAVEN
  • WINDING RIDGE
  • WINDROCK DRIVE
  • WINDSOR HILL
  • WINDVALE
  • WINDVIEW
  • WINDWAY
  • WINDY COVE
  • WINDY CROSS
  • WINDY HOLLOW
  • WINDY KNOLL
  • WINFIELD
  • WINFIELD CIRCLE
  • WINSONG
  • WINTERHAVEN
  • WOODWICK
  • ZEPHYR