Development Regulations

Regulations

ELLIS COUNTY QUALITY GROWTH INITIATIVES
Volume I - Subdivision & Development Standards (adopted 12/04/18)
Volume II - Drainage Design Standards (adopted 12/04/18)
 
The County's official regulations regarding platting, drainage, construction/engineering standards.
Floodplain Order (last amended 06/03/13)The order officially requiring permits.
Master DOD Fee Schedule Order (last amended 04/10/18)The order establishing the current fee schedule adopted by the Commissioners' Court.
Outdoor Businesses (last amended 06/26/06)The order for regulating outdoor-type businesses.
Septic Order  (last amended 04/25/2011)The County's official regulations regarding on-site sewage facilities.
SOB Order (last amended 06/13/2005)

The official order on regulating sexually-oriented businesses.
The State of Texas official regulations regarding on-site sewage facilities