Insurance Requirements

Submission Process


Homeowners will need to submit a notarized Homeowner's Affidavit when acting as the contractor for proposed work for their homestead.


For contractors the following requirements apply:
Sugar Land Development Code, Chapter 7 Article II. Buildings. Section 7-16. Code Amendments:
105.8. Insurance Required. As a condition to the issuance of the permit, the Contractor shall submit proof that the contractor has: Workers' Compensation insurance as required by law; general liability insurance of at least $100,000 for any one accident and $300,000 for any one person; and property damage insurance of at least $50,000 for any one accident and $1,000 for any one piece of property.

Proof of insurance can be faxed to 281-275-2271.

  1. Citizen Self Service

    Citizen Self Service - HiRes
    The city of Sugar Land has moved the permits, license, and plan submittal processes to online intake only. You are now able to apply and pay for a permit, request an inspection and more - online and available to you 24/7/365.

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