Do I need a permit for development in Hays County?
All development (inside or outside of the ﬂoodplain) requires a permit from Hays County.
What is considered development?
Development is deﬁned as: “All land modiﬁcation activity, including but not limited to, construction of buildings, roadways, paved storage areas, parking lots, storm water management facilities and other impervious structures or surfaces (i.e. house, swimming pool, shed, slab / foundation, ﬁll, clearing, etc.).”
Other Frequently Asked Questions about Development
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