Electrical Inspections

PLEASE BE AWARE EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2017 THE CITY OF GALVESTON ADPOTED THE 2017 NATIONAL ELECTRIC CODE

Please be aware that only a licensed Electrical professional is allowed to pull permits & call for inspections.

Below is a list of inspections for Electrical Permits. Not all inspections listed  are required on every job, as every job is different. Please be aware if you are doing a type of work that falls into one of these categories you will need to call for that inspection. It is up to you to know which inspections you will need and when you will need to call for them.
You are responsible for the Electrical inspections you do AND do not call for. 

Electrical Inspections:

  • Electrical T-Pole
  • Electrical Rough-In
  • Electrical Final
  • Electrical-Courtesy
To request an inspection: Please call 409-797-3666 with the Property Address, Type of Inspection and Permit Number. Inspections requested before 7:00 AM will be put on the schedule for the same day. Any inspection request received after 7:00 AM will automatically be scheduled for the following day.

Effective August 1st:
All inspections will only be available online or via the aforementioned phone number.