Do I Need a Permit?

Permit Requirements

Find permit requirements for:

  • Decks
  • Fences
  • Garages (detached and attached)
  • Interior Alterations (kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling, finish basement, laundry room including washers and dryers)
  • Swimming Pools (above-ground, in-ground, hot tub)
  • Yard Sheds
  • Patio
  • Irrigation & Sprinkler Systems
  • Paving or Repaving (includes patio, concrete, or decorative materials)
  • Walkways (includes patio, concrete, or decorative materials)
  • Exterior improvements (roofing, siding, brickwork, tuckpointing)
  • Electrical Improvements (lights, switches, fans, air conditioning)
  • Window Replacement
  • Door Replacement (all exterior doors)
  • Water Heaters and Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning combination systems (excluding furnaces alone)

For more information on residential permit requirements, please contact the Building Department at 847-223-8515.