Answer: Yes. It is important that we be aware of employees in the state buildings in case of emergencies. Always sign the Building Register.
Answer: In order to be authorized into a state office building after regular business hours, you will be required to have one of the following items:
Answer: Everyone, except those with electronic access cards. Should guests be allowed in with any state employee, regulations stipulate that the employee will be responsible for signing them in and out and their actions while in the building. Adult guests will be required to be in possession of a picture ID.
Answer: Written notification
must be made and received NOT LATER THAN 2:00 PM on the date being requested
in order for it to be approved and processed to the proper sites.
Please address or fax all Access Requests to:
Patrol Lieutenant Region VII
Texas DPS Patrol & Security Operations
1500 N. Congress Ave., Suite 204,
P. O. Box 13126
Austin, TX 78711-3126
Office Phone: (512) 936-2210
Fax: (512) 305-9136
(All requests should be on Agency letterheads)
Answer: No. All access letters must be approved through appropriate channels.
Answer: If you do not have an electronic access card and a letter of authorization is on file with DPS, call our Communication Operations at 463-3556 and they will arrange for a trooper to meet you at your building and allow access.
Answer: DPS Communications should be contacted at 463-3556 for purposes of obtaining verification of the validity of your access card. If validation cannot be verified, access will be denied until such time that the access card can be updated.