Building Inspections Department
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Applications, Fees, Policy Manual & Minimum Housing Code:
Building Permits are required for all new, alteration and repair projects, which are structural in nature, whether commercial or residential, regardless of cost; for all commercial construction; and for all residential construction, structural or cosmetic, if the cost is $15,000 or more. The cost of Building Permits is calculated based on the estimated cost of construction. Permit fees may be found by clicking on the document title below. Also provided below are various applications, affidavit and certification forms. Simply click on the title to access the form. These forms are also available by mail or in person in the Inspections Office.
Further information on the operation of the Inspections Department, as well as information on filling out forms and basic requirements for obtaining permits, can be found in the Department's POLICY & PROCEDURES MANUAL, which is provided below. The Minimum Housing Code is also provided in its entirety.
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