Due to Covid-19, the Planning & Zoning office will continue to operate but will be restricted to public access.  In order to continue operations, the following procedures have been implemented: 

Public Inquiries:  

The Permitting staff can assist you from your home or office computer just as we do at the counter.  To connect with staff please do so via email at [email protected] or by phone at 409-880-3764.  Helpful links are below (Also, please note that a web search of the City of Beaumont Texas and these key terms provides a quick way to access these pages): 

Planning & Zoning: https://beaumonttexas.gov/departments/community-development/planning/ 

GIS-Interactive Maps (with Zoning info.):   https://beaumonttexas.gov/city-interactive-maps/ 

Note: With a higher volume of calls and emails, and a modified permitting process, plan review timelines and response to questions will increase. We will respond to your inquiry in the order received. We apologize for any inconvenience and encourage people to stay safe and healthy by following guidelines from the 

Application Intake:  

  • For all applications to the Planning & Zoning office, you can apply via email or mail by completing an application which can be found at: 


Once completed, you can: 

  • Mail: 801 Main St Suite “200” Beaumont Texas 77701 


Application Review and Issuance:  

Once we have processed your application, you will receive a phone call or email with instructions on how to submit your payment.  Once fees have been paid, you will receive a phone call or email on the next steps in the review process.  Certificates of Appropriateness that can be issued by staff will be sent to the applicant via email or regular mail.