Is a permit required for a storage building?
The City of Burleson requires a permit for storage buildings.
Requirements are as follows:


Provide street address

Note location of adjacent street(s)

Identify primary structure

Provide dimensions of proposed accessory structure

Note location and width of any utility easements

Note location of any other accessory structures, including swimming pools

Note setbacks from property lines and adjacent structure(s)

Minimum setbacks are as follows:

Rear: May abut, but not encroach into utility easement. If there is no rear yard easement, minimum rear setback is (3') three feet.

Side (interior lot lines): May abut, but not encroach into utility easement. If there is no side yard easement, minimum side setback is (3') three feet

Side (adjacent to side street): Structure must be set back at least 10 feet from a side property line adjacent to a side street. If a platted building line greater than 10 feet is in place, structure must be located at, or behind platted line.

Separation between primary and accessory structures: Separation between these structures must be at least 10 feet.

Permits may be purchased at City Hall in the Building Permits and Inspections Department. Call 817-426-9632 for more information.

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2. What are the specifications for operating a business from my home?
3. What is the fax number for Building Inspections?
4. What is required to register as a contractor with the City of Burleson?
5. Where do I get a Certificate of Occupancy, register my business, and get a tax ID number?
6. Do I need a permit for a garage sale and if so how do I obtain one?
7. Is a permit required for a storage building?
8. Is a permit required for a fence?
9. Is a permit required for a swimming pool?
10. How can I request an inspection?
11. Do I need a permit for a retaining wall?
12. What is the ordinance for sign placement and are permits required?