Development Services Dept.
12951 Bandera Road
Helotes, TX 78023
Open Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
* Closed Wednesdays to the public.
The Development Services Department serves both commercial and residential subdivision development needs by overseeing platting, zoning, permitting, licensing, building inspections, and certificates of occupancy.
Ernest Cruz, Development Services Director
Belenda Parker, Development Services Specialist
Link to Applications and Forms
Frequently Asked Questions
*A Helotes mailing address does not guarantee that a property is in the City Limits
The City of Helotes has adopted the following Federal, State, and Local Building Codes. These Codes provide the minimum requirements for structural, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, fire safety, energy conservation, and sewage disposal:
International Building Code, 2015 edition
International Fire Code, 2015 edition
International Residential Code, 2015 edition
International Property Maintenance Code, 2015 edition
International Plumbing Code, 2015 edition
National Electrical Code, 2017 edition
Municipal Code of Ordinances (located above)