Registration and Application Forms

Building and Trade Contractors


Most building related contractors providing services within the City of Bellaire are required to register with the Development Services Department prior to commencing work.

All contractors are required to carry and provide proof of the following insurance:
  1. Workers' Compensation insurance on each and every employee as required by the State of Texas (In lieu of Workers' Compensation, the city will accept alternative insurance in the form of Occupational Accident)
  2. Bodily injury insurance, a minimum of $300,000
  3. Property damage insurance, a minimum of $100,000
  4. All insurance must be written by a company under the supervision of the State of Texas Department of Insurance
  5. The Certificate of Insurance must come directly from the insurance company or agent and have the City of Bellaire listed as a Certificate Holder.
Registration forms and information, including fees, may be accessed using the links below.

General Contractors


The registration period runs from October 1 through September 30 of the following year.

Trade Contractors


The registration period runs from January 1 through December 31 of the same year.

Food Dealers


All operators of food service establishments within the City of Bellaire are required to have a valid permit issued by the Development Services Department. Required fees are listed on each form. The registration period runs from January 1 through December 31.