Alarm Permits

The City of Georgetown and the Georgetown Police Department have established a False Alarm Reduction Unit and a City Ordinance (6.60) that requires all members of the Georgetown community that have alarms, either residential or commercial, to register the alarm with the Police Department. The establishment of the Unit and the ordinance is in an […]

Business Occupancy Information

Business Occupancy Information

Capital Improvement Plan

The City of Georgetown annually updates and adopts a five-year Capital Improvements Plan (CIP) Schedule as part of the operating budget adoption process. Needed capital improvements are identified through system models, repair and maintenance records, and growth. The City uses a team approach to prioritizing capital improvement projects, whereby City staff from all operational areas […]

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon Monoxide (CO) is the “invisible” killer.  Carbon monoxide is a colorless and odorless gas.  Every year more than 100 people in the United States die from unintentional exposure to carbon monoxide associated with consumer products. Click on the link below to download an informative brochure produced by the U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission […]

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Download this brochure to find out about the effect of carbon monoxide, the symptoms of CO poisoning, and action plans you can take to protect yourself. Carbon Monoxide Brochure

Cash Bond Form

Use this form if you miss an appointed court date and need to secure a new court date.  You will need to post a cash bond, which equals the charge indicated on your traffic ticket, to secures a new court date.  As stated in this application, if you miss the second appointed court date, the […]

Citizen Police Academy Application

The Citizen Police Academy is a 10‐week course designed to educate the community about police protocol and procedure. The CPA is instructed by police officers and provides an inside view of the daily activities of a Police Department. The curriculum includes laws and code of criminal procedure, criminal and accident investigations, lethal and less-lethal weapons, […]

Civil Service Application Information Packet

The City of Georgetown Police Department is governed by Local Government Code 143, Civil Service. The Department hires qualified applicants based on Civil Service requirements and Departmental and City needs. All applicants must meet the same qualifications and standards. Upon completion of the written test, an eligibility list is created based on the applicants test […]

Community Service Restitution Log

The  Community Service Restitution Log contains a list of pre-approved community service facilities as well as a form to use as a log for the recording of the times and dates of the service. – Community service is granted by the Municipal Court Judge.  To request community service, please contact the court to schedule a court […]

Defensive Driving Requests

If you are charged with a traffic offense, you may be eligible to request to take a driving safety course to dismiss the charge. The request must be made within fifteen (15) days from the date of the citation. – Additional requirements and restrictions apply.  Please contact the court for further information. Defensive Driving Request […]

Downtown Parking Study 2015

The City of Georgetown is in the process of compiling a downtown parking study 1) to provide recommendations on short and medium term management solutions to identified parking issues and 2) to develop recommendations on preliminary design concepts for structured parking. The study (preliminary results, attached below) includes the results of an online survey as […]

Emergency Medical Information Form

The Emergency Medical Information form includes sections for emergency contacts, a primary care physician, medical conditions, and medications. Residents also can attach photos for identification and copies of documents like a living will or DNR directive. The form is not to be turned in to the police or fire department or EMS, but is for […]

Emergency Service District (ESD) Map

An Emergency Services District (ESD), under the Texas Health and Safety Code; Chapter 775, is a geographical area supported by taxes to provide emergency services within the area that is governed by a County appointed Commission. Emergency Service Districts are created to allow for improvements in rural fire protection areas and intended to build a […]

Event Permit

The City encourages special events for the greater good, cultural diversity and promotion of the City. Some gatherings and organized activities may place unique demands on public resources or pose a potential danger to public health, safety and welfare. In order to plan for these demands and ensure safety, it is necessary that the City […]

Fire Boxes Map

Fire Box Map 2015

Fire Department Ride Along Program

As an observer the citizens can gain first-hand experience on what it is like to be a firefighter. Citizens can ride out any day between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 pm.  Complete one of the applications below to qualify for this program. Ride Along – Adult Ride Along Program – Minor Please contact […]

Fire Protection Plan Submittal Form

Please apply for the   Fire Plan Review online at for the following types of permits:  Kitchen hood system  Fire alarm system  Fire sprinkler system  Above ground fuel system  Underground fuel system  Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) System

Fireworks Ban Area Map

This map shows the fireworks ban area. The use of fireworks is not permitted in the city limits of Georgetown or within a 5,000-foot buffer from Georgetown city limits.

Fly Friendly Program

In order to continue to serve your aviation needs and be responsive to the concerns of our neighbors, the City has developed a voluntary noise control and safety program. This program was developed with the participation of the Airport businesses, pilots, neighborhood representatives, the Aircraft Owners and Pilot’s Association (AOPA), Texas Department of Transportation, the […]

FMFR Application

The Failure To Maintain Financial Responsibility Form is to be filled out and returned to Municipal Court when you receive a traffic ticket and do not produce proof of insurance.  This is also used to verify that you were covered by insurance while driving another person’s car. Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility Application FMFR Application […]

Forged Check Reporting Form

If you own or operate a business and receive a forged check and would like it entered into record for investigation, complete this form and return it with the check in question to the City of Georgetown Police Department. Forgery Report

GFD Smoke Detector Program Liability Form

The Georgetown Fire Department Smoke Detector Program release from liability form must be signed when  free smoke detectors donated by Wayne Wright Lawyers  are installed by the Georgetown Fire fighters. GFD Smoke Detector Program Liability Form

Hazard Mitigation Plan

In 2013, the City was awarded a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to prepare a multi-hazard mitigation plan, to assess all potential natural disasters and to identify mitigation actions to address each risk.   This plan was adopted by the City Council on November 25, 2014 and approved by FEMA on January 5, […]

ISO Ratings Explained

An ISO rating is set by the Insurance Service Office and is based off of data supplied to them in part by the Fire Departments that serve the area.  Your ISO rating will help your insurance carrier determine the rate at which to charge to cover your home, business, etc. ISO Ratings Explained

Judgment of Deferred Disposition

Deferred Disposition is a type of probation that may be available to eligible defendants upon recommendation by the prosecutor or at the discretion of the court. If the period of probation is completed by the defendant without any violation of the conditions of probation, at the end of the probationary period the charge will be […]

National Night Out 2014 Event Application

National Night Out is a program that the Georgetown Police Department has been actively involved in for more than 10 years. Annually, people nation-wide are encouraged to turn on their porch lights and go out and meet their neighbors. The intention is to build strong neighborhood unity to demonstrate an active stance against criminal activity. […]

Pet License

Help us help your pet get back home safely! A City of Georgetown Pet License provides your pet with immediate identification as an owned pet, not stray. With a Pet License tag, your pet can be traced to you 24 hours a day in case of emergencies. It is a FREE ride home for your […]

Police Department – Ride Along Program

This form is for use by City employees who are requesting to ride with police officers on duty. Ride Along Release of Liability

Request for Incident Report

Use the form linked below to request information about a fire or auto incident.  For information on how to submit the completed form, email Fire Support Services at or call (512) 930-3473. Request for Incident Report  (.pdf)

Sector Beat Map

Police patrols are assigned to specific areas to cover during a single shift.  The map below shows the coverage areas for each police beat.

Streets Map

Official Georgetown Texas Street Map

Take Me Home Program

“Take Me Home” is a database used by the police for individuals who may need special assistance if they are alone or in times of emergency.  This assistance is needed when a person is confused, unable to speak or properly identify themselves.  The system includes a current digital picture, demographic information, and caregiver contact information. […]

Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS)

Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS), is part of a national initiative managed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police in partnership with and on behalf of the White House Office of the USA Freedom Corp and the Bureau of Justice Assistance.  One goal of the VIPS program is to enhance the capacity of local […]