Mailing Address

Development Services Dept
Code Enforcement Unit
P.O. Box 839966
San Antonio, Texas
78283-3966

Request for Code Services

Residents: 311
   Outside: (210) 207 6000

Office Phone Numbers

Phone: (210) 207 7881
FAX: (210) 207 0199

Barbed wire and fences

Barbed wire and fences are regulated within San Antonio city limits.

Barbed wire and fences are regulated within the City of San Antonio. A permit must be obtained to construct any type of fence and the use of barbed wire is restricted to three strands atop a six-foot fence.

City Code: 6-2(b)
City of San Antonio Code of Ordinances (Municode)