This office assists the citizens in providing for the health, safety, and welfare of Gillespie County residents and the environment.  Gillespie County is dedicated to the safety and welfare of all property owners.  The completion of all permit applications ensures that regulations set forth by the governing entities are in compliance with all standards.  Property owner or assigned designated agent can obtain all required applications.

Please contact this office prior to construction to obtain a Development & Floodplain Permit to determine if any floodplain issues exist.  

 

Please contact this office to obtain an On-Site Sewage Facility (OSSF) "Septic" Permit or a Gillespie County Site Evaluator / Installer List

* 101 West Main St. Mail Unit 9 Room B-101C *
* Fredericksburg, TX 78624-3700 *
* Phone 830-997-8191 * Fax 830-997-9867 *

Email:  OSSF@gillespiecounty.org  (for septic permitting issues)

Email:  floodplain@gillespiecounty.org  (for floodplain issues)



Effective March 20, 2020: 

We are available by telephone, email and fax to answer questions or help you with applications or paperwork. 

Development Floodplain Paperwork may be delivered to us via mail, email, or call us to drop off. 


Gillespie County On-Site Sewage Facilities (OSSF) /
Septic Permits and Development / Floodplain Permits Office

 

Dwayn Boos, Designated Representative
Sanitation / Floodplain Administrator 

Elisa Kay, Clerical Assistant

Office Hours:   Monday - Friday
8:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. (D. R. in the office)
12:00 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. OFFICE IS CLOSED
1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. (D. R. out in field making inspections)

For Information about On-Site Sewage Facilities (OSSFs):
A Helpful Resource to Contact is the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) - Phone 512-239-2335 or visit: 
http://www.tceq.texas.gov/permitting/ossf/on-site.html. 


For Information about Wells:
Please Contact the
Hill Country Underground Water Conservation District (HCUWCD) -
Phone 830-997-4472 or visit:
http://www.hcuwcd.org.

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For Information or to get Questions Answered about Subdivisions of Land, please contact Wayne Wells at 830-998-0163.