Building permits are very valuable to you and your community. By working with the local Code Officials, you will benefit from their knowledge and be confident your project is completed according to applicable building codes. By following code requirements, the completed project will meet minimum standards for safety and will be less likely to cause loss or injury to you and/or the public.
Tasks/Items That Require Permits
Permits are typically required for:
Additions (bedrooms, bathrooms, family rooms, etc.)
All Electrical installations and modifications
All Plumbing installations and modifications
Change of use or occupancy of existing building
Heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems