Fire Protection Equipment

Please complete the following Building Permit Application Form for all building projects within the City of Helotes and its Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ).

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 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.

Select the type of permit requested.
If selected Alternative Fire Protection please specify
Upload a copy of licensed architect or engineer produced plans and specifications.

Water Source for Fire Protection Systems

A copy of a Test and Maintenance Report Form must be completely filled out by a State-certified tester and forwarded to the San Antonio Water System and the City of Helotes. All work must comply with City, San Antonio Water System, and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regulations.

Statement of Verification

I hereby certify that I have read and examined this application and know the same to be true and correct.  All provisions of law and ordinances governing this type of work will be complied with, whether specified herein or not.  The granting of a permit does not presume to give authority to violate or cancel the provisions of any other State of local law regulating construction or the performance of construction.