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Engineers who are interested in being appointed as windstorm inspectors.

Read the new rules regarding appointment and complete the forms

Hurricane Season is June 1 - November 30

Click here to review the National Weather Service - National Hurricane Center

Alternative Eligibility Program

Details on SB 1702/repeal of the Alternative Eligibility Program  from the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA).

The information contained on the Windstorm Inspections Program's webpage is intended to notify the general public, insurance agents, engineers, builders, and inspectors of the applicable process, rules, and regulations that apply only to structures located in the following Designated Catastrophe Counties along the Texas Gulf Coast  if the property owners are seeking coverage through the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA).

General Information

  • Brochures: Information regarding general processes, tips for before building & repairing damage, and inspection requirements.
  • Certificate of Compliance Search: Find the WPI-8 for a particular address.
  • Contact Information: How to contact TDI's Windstorm Inspections Program, TDI's Field Offices and TDI's Engineering Services Program.
  • Designated Catastrophe Counties Map: View a full map of the area, maps of individual counties involved, and a description of the dividing lines.
  • Newsletters: Information from the TDI's Engineering Services and Windstorm Inspections Programs providing solutions to common documentation or inspection issues or concerns.
  • Windstorm Inspection Process Overview: Search maps, insurability guidelines, windstorm brochures, FAQs, and more.


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Help Phone Number
Engineering Services Program 512-322-2212  
Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) 800-788-8247
Windstorm Inspections Program (TDI) 800-248-6032
Report Fraud 800-252-3439
Safety Violations 800-452-9595                 
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Last updated: 04/22/2014

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