Forms & Applications


Application for Boards & Commissions

Building Permits

Please see “Permits & Inspections” under the Department section for further information.

Certificates of Occupancy & Business License

E-Billing Request

Fee Schedule

Home Based Business Application

Intinerant Merchant Permit Application

Oil & Gas Application Form

Planning & Zoning Forms

Sign Permit Application

Site Plan Packet

Temporary Vendor Special Event Application

Frequently Asked Questions

Do my pets have to be registered?

Yes, they do. Bring proof of rabies vaccination for each pet. The fee is $8 per license per year effective 10/1/2009. All pet licenses expire annually.

Do I have to get a permit to have a garage or yard sale?

Yes you do. The permit is $10 and available at Town Hall. You can get the permit up to the day before your yard sale. Garage sales can only be held on Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Each address may have no more than two garage sales per year.

Is a permit required for a home or business security system?

Yes, it is. The permit is $15 and must be renewed yearly for $10.00.

Is outdoor burning allowed in the Town of Lakeside?

No it is not. The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) does not allow outdoor burning in our area. They do make some exceptions. TCEQ can be contacted by calling (817) 588-5800 or going to their website at There is a free booklet on the TCEQ website called Outdoor Burning in Texas that furthers explains these rules.

How do I report a burned out street light?

To report street light outages, follow this link to Oncor, or call them at (888) 313-4747.

Gas Drilling Information

News & Information

Groundwater Sampling Summary Report 2013

Barnett Shale Update

Oil & Gas Application Forms

Application Form

Gas Well Explosive Permit

TCEQ DFW Air Sections Ops

Air Sections Document

Permitted Gas Wells in Lakeside

  • Lakeside 1H-Chesapeake Energy
  • Lakeside 2H-Chesapeake Energy
  • Lake Worth A TRT 8H-Chesapeake Energy
  • Lake Worth A TRT 9H-Chesapeake Energy
  • Lake Worth A TRT 10H-Chesapeake Energy
  • Lake Worth A TRT 12H-Chesapeake Energy
  • Lake Worth A TRT 13H-Chesapeake Energy
  • Noland 1H-XTO Energy
  • Weaver 1H-Chesapeake Energy
  • Weaver 4H-Chesapeake Energy

Job Openings

Current Openings

We do not have any openings at this time.

Land Use & Thoroughfare Plan

Notices & Information

Lakeside Comprehensive Land Use & Thoroughfare Plan

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Oncor Electric

Experiencing Outages?

Use the link below to report any power outages and street lights that are out.

Oncor Website

Regional Information


Please click the link below to take the Tarrant County Community Planning Survey.


Water Conservation Plan

Annual Water Conservation Plan Begins Sunday, May 1st

The Town’s annual water conservation plan begins, Sunday, May 1st and ends Saturday, October 1st. The days you may water are two days each week. The plan is outlined as follows:

  • No property may use water for watering and landscaping purposes at any time on Mondays.
  • No watering of any kind is allowed between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. on any day
  • Hand watering of plants and flowers, not to include lawns, is allowed any day during the permitted hours.
  • You have two days each week that you can water your lawn, before 10 a.m. or after 6 p.m. The schedule is divided according to the last number of your address:

IMPORTANT: Water Schedule

  • If your Address ends in 0 thru 3, you may water Tuesday and Friday.
  • If your Address ends in 4 thru 6, you may water Wednesday and Saturday.
  • If your Address ends in 7 thru 9, you may water Thursday and Sunday.

West Nile Virus: News & Information


To access the Tarrant County Public Health Website regarding West Nile Virus, please click the link below:

Public Health Website

Tarrant County Public Health Guidelines for Phased Response to Mosquito Surveillance