Building Department

Building Official – ATS Engineering Inspectors & Surveyors
Assistant Building Official – Melissa Utpadel
Council Liaison – Roy Ables

Contact Info:

Office Phone: (512) 267-5511

Village of Point Venture
18606 Venture Drive
Point Venture, Texas 78645

Point Venture Architectural Control Committee Guidelines

**ACC Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of Every Month; Please have all plans submitted to Building Official no later than 12:00pm the Thursday before the ACC meeting.**

Ordinances Related to Building Department

2015-03-02 – Substandard Buildings
2015-03-01 – Building Official replaces Building Commission
2012-08-01 – Litter Ordinance
2012-06-01 – International Building Code
2009-11-01 – Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance
2009-06-01 – Lot Clearing
2007-05-01 – Outbuildings
2006-06-01 – Fire Code
2004-12-02 – General Bond for clean-up and repair of streets
2004-12-01 – Require license of electrical, plumbing, etc….
2004-11-01 – Building permits will expire if not commenced within 90 days
2003-10-02 – International Residential Code, National Electrical Code, International Plumbing Code, International Mechanical Code, and International Energy Conservation Code
2003-07-01 – Maximum height of Buildings in Point Venture
2000-12-02 – Obtaining a Building Permit

Builders Packet – Revised 01/16/2013

The construction or modifications of buildings and improvements on real property in the Point Venture residential community is governed and  regulated by the Village of Point Venture (the “Village”) and the Declarations of Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions applicable to each such property  collectively, the “Deed Restrictions”). All Village Ordinances relating to construction and building structures are administered and enforced by the Village Building Department. The Point Venture Architectural Control Committee (the “Point Venture ACC”) is the designated authority under the Deed   Restrictions for review and approval of proposed new construction as well as additions and alterations to structures in the Point Venture residential  community. The Village Building Department and Point Venture ACC are separate entities and you must obtain the necessary permits and approvals from both prior to beginning any construction activity.

This packet is provided to assist you with the process of submitting plans to and obtaining the required permits and approvals from the Village Building Department and Point Venture ACC. The information and forms included within this packet include:

Building Department:

  1. Building Guidelines
  2. Requirements for Remodeling, Additions, and Revisions to Existing Homes
  3. Basic Development Building/Remodeling Permit Application
  4. Floodplain Development Permit Application
  5. Construction Inspection Requirements
  6. Silt Fencing Requirements
  7. Culvert Requirements
  8. Fee Schedule
  9. General Contractor’s Cash Bond Refund Request & Final Inspection Report for Certificate of Occupancy
  10. Notice – Noise Control
  11. Building Department Checklist for Plan Submittal
  12. Building Department Plan Submittal Record
  13. Warning Notice
  14. Notice to Builders/Owners


  1. Mailbox Requirements
  2. Procedures for Receiving a Certificate of Occupancy
  3. Building on a Lot Located in the Floodplain
  4. Fema Elevation Certificate

***The information and documents provided in this packet are subject to change or revisions, and you need to recheck with the Point Venture Building Department and Point Venture ACC for updates to this packet before submitting plans to avoid any delay caused by an incomplete submittal.***