Licenses

All Electrical, Mechanical, General, Back-flow, and Plumbing Contractors operating within the city are required to register to obtain a City of Watauga Permit before beginning work on any commercial or residential project. All registrations expire the last day of the year in which the application was completed. 

To register for a permit, contractors must present the following:

Plumbing Contractors:
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Current Master Plumbing License
  • Certificate of Liability Insurance currently on file with the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners 
  • License(s) for any journeyman they have working for them
Cost: No Charge

Electrical Contractors:
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Current Master Electrical License
  • Certificate of Liability Insurance
  • License(s) of any journeyman they have working for them
Cost: $100.00 (Master Electrician) $10.00 (Per Journeyman Electrician)

Mechanical Contractors:
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Current Mechanical License
  • Certificate of Liability Insurance
Cost: $75.00

General Contractors (Roof, Fence, Sign, etc.):
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Certificate of Liability Insurance
Cost: $75.00

Backflow Contractors:
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Backflow License
  • Gauge Report
  • Certificate of Liability Insurance
Cost: $75.00