Building Permit Types

* Note - Fee Schedule (2020) can be found on page called "Permits / Licenses / Requests"

Building Permits
  • New construction
  • Additions and alterations (interior and exterior)
  • Garages (attached and detached)
  • Gazebos and storage sheds (new or replacement)
  • Decks (attached, detached, and decks around pools)
  • Rec Rooms and finished rooms in basements
  • Structural alterations (window/door header changes and changes in load-bearing walls)
  • Fences
  • Foundation repairs and drain tile work
  • Swimming pools (above and in-ground, new or replacement)
  • Gas fireplaces

HVAC Permits

  • Air conditioners (new or replacement)
  • Furnaces (new or replacement, including wood-burning supplemental units, stoves and fireplaces)
  • Commercial or industrial exhaust systems

Electrical Permits

  • Additions and alterations (including sub-panels)
  • Photovoltaic panels
  • Post lights
  • New sump pumps
  • Rec rooms and finished rooms in basements
  • Generators
  • New installations or replacement of the following:
    • service upgrades,
    • furnaces and permanent heating devices
    • air conditioners
    • dishwashers
    • garbage disposals
    • electric water heater
    • hydro-massage tubs, spas and swimming pools

Plumbing Permits

  • Additions and alterations (kitchens and baths)
  • New Installations or replacement of the following:
    • dishwashers
    • garbage disposals
    • fixtures (tubs, toilets, showers, sinks)
    • water heaters (electric water heaters need an electric permit)
    • water softeners
    • sprinkler systems
    • re-piping water or waste systems