Tree Trimming Permit

Please complete the following Tree Trimming Permit Application Form for all tree trimming projects within the City of Helotes and its Extraterritorial Jurisdiction.

This application is a City of Helotes application and should only submitted if it pertains to the City of Helotes jurisdiction. Applicants are responsible for verifying if an address is located within the City or its ETJ. This can be done by using the City of Helotes Corporate Limits & ETJ Map located at the link http://www.helotes-tx.gov/city-department/maps/. The applicant should also ensure that all information provided on the application is correct.


Questions should be directed to the Development Services Dept. at (210) 695-8877. Applications may also be filled out in person at the Development Services Dept. located at City Hall, 12951 Bandera Road, Helotes, Texas 78023. Office hours are Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., except on Wednesday's when the Dept. is closed to the public.


Applications can take up to 10 business days to process.

Tree trimming from February 1st to May 31st is only allowed by hiring a licensed tree and landscape company.  Trimming of oaks susceptible to Oak Wilt is prohibited from February 1st through May 31st.




I acknowledge that the form above is only an application.  Receipt of the application and payment should not be interpreted as a receipt of a permit or permit number.

I acknowledge that this application may take up to 10 business days to process, and that the City of Helotes Development Service Dept. will contact me regarding any permit, permit number, or permissions granted for this application.
x Payment - $28.00