Building Permit

Home Construction.jpgAre you certain you need a Building Permit?

Permits are required when there is:
      • new construction to a building or some repair work or alterations to an existing structure, or
      • when a building is to be remodeled, renovated, or enlarged.

"New work" means any new construction, commercial or residential, from vacant ground to a completed new structure.

Permits are not needed for cosmetic work such as
      • general maintenance,
      • painting, wallpapering, or carpeting,
      • replacing or adding cabinets, or
      • trim work.
Building Permits and Inspections

Click here for complete details on acquiring a building permit, applying for plan reviews, etc.