Permits and Ordinances

Licenses & Permits

Fishing License

A fishing license is required of any resident who fishes in the public waters of Texas. 

Sound Permit

Sound permits must be applied for five working days prior to the date for which the permit is requested in order to be considered. 

Food Truck Permit

If you have a mobile food truck or trailer, you are required to hold a Galveston County Health Permit (either temporary or annual), and a Fire Marshall Permit as well.


Sec. 74-131. - Alcoholic beverages in city parks
Sec. 74-1. - Regulation of use of city parks and boat ramps
Sec. 74-2. - Glass beverage containers prohibited in city parks
Sec. 110-142. - Operation of vehicles in parks or other public property restricted to designated areas