Our guarantee is that we will give you prompt and courteous service while fast tracking your permit through the permitting process. The City of Melissa has provided online permitting instructions and applications available for printing. Select one of the options below based on your permitting needs to access this information.
NEW for Residential Permits - Apply Online
Apply Online through all NEW MyGov Portal by clicking the image below.
Please keep in mind that Residential Building Permits may take up to 7 - 10 working days.


The City of Melissa contracts with an outside consultant for building inspection.  Please contact Bureau Veritas to request inspection(s).  Inspections requested by 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday will be performed the next business day.  

City of Melissa Permits Contact Information
Development Services
Call (972) 838-2036
Fax (972) 837-2846

Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m.  to 5:00 p.m.

*Please note when paying for building permit or development applications, the current acceptable forms of payment are cash, check or money order.*