The City of Van requires that you apply for a permit for a variety of activities and construction. Some examples include:

  • Residential construction or remodeling
  • Commercial construction or remodeling
  • The placement of permanent signs
  • Garage Sales
  • Swimming Pools
  • Fences
  • Food Trucks

The permitting process assures that plans are reviewed and inspections performed so that all buildings and properties comply with the adopted codes and ordinances, and the work is performed by a licensed tradesman. 

To submit a permit application online, Follow this link to the submittal portal on iWorQ (PERMITS SUBMITTED WITHOUT PLANS WILL NOT BE PROCESSED )

To pay for an approved permit online, follow this link to the payment portal on iWorQ

For questions, email