General Information 

A Permit is required for the install of Generator.   The building requirements adopted by the City for 2018 International Residential Code, 2018 Fuel & Gas Code, 2018 International Mechanical Code, 2023 NEC- National Electrical Code, and Noise Ordinance. 

Submittal Requirements 

Please Apply at The City’s online system My Government Online

Required documents

  • Generator and Transfer Equipment Specification
  • Electrical Drawings
  • Plumbing Plans
  • Load Analysis
  • Site Plan/Survey – Official site plan of the location of the generator 
  • General Contractor Sub Trade Form

Inspection Requirements

An inspection request must be scheduled through My Government Online and performed by the City of Mont Belvieu for each task listed below:

  • Foundation Pre-Pour Inspection 
    • All rebar is in and lifted off the ground with no vegetation.
  • Electric Meter Release
    • The electrical work is completed and in compliance with the code(s) listed above. 
  • Gas Meter Release 
    • Gas plumbing needs to be pressurized with the gauge on it, for testing.

Schedule An Inspection

Use My Government Online to request all inspections. If for any reason you cannot log into your account, please:

  • Call the Customer Service line at (866) 957-3764
  • then press 5 for a new inspection.

All Inspection requests placed before 8:00 a.m. Monday through Friday will have a same-day inspection.