LICENSES & PERMITS


Pet Tags
The City of Stafford requires all dogs and cats to be registered with the City.  Upon registration, the owner shall present a current, completed certificate of immunization against rabies.  Pet tags can be purchased at the City Office, $15.00 for intact animals, and $5.00 for spayed or neutered pets.  City tags are good from May 1st to April 30th of each year. 

Building Permits

The City of Stafford requires that a resident purchase a Building Permit before erecting any building, structure, or fence on their property whether permanent or temporary.  The process requires that residents come to the City Office and purchase a building permit with a fee of $10.00.  A building permit will not be issued until the permit is approved by the City Sup't, the Mayor, and attested by the City Clerk.  Residents must call Dig Safe and wait for a completed copy of the building permit before starting any projects. 

Plumbing and Electrical Licenses
The City of Stafford issues Electrical and Plumbing permits to any contractor wishing to engage in electrical or plumbing construction within the City limits.  Permits can be obtained at the City office for $10.00 each and contractor must provide proof of liability insurance.